January is the perfect time to start planning the garden of your dreams – whether you have a blank canvas, or established flowerbeds. New to gardening? No problem! Here are some tips to help you figure out the best way to get planting. Plan for a low-maintenance outdoor space Whether you prefer to sketch out […]
Most gardeners love nature and want to do their part to protect the environment. That means paying attention to how much water we use, managing storm-water runoff and selecting native plants that will thrive in our yards. We asked Glenn Frey, president and principal designer at Black Mountain Landscape Design in San Diego’s North County […]
If you love showcasing your green thumb year-round, try making your own Christmas ornaments and decorations using repurposed items or elements from the outdoors! Here are some fun DIY projects the whole family can do together as you welcome the holidays to your home. Make sure visitors feel warm and fuzzy the moment they stop […]
Now that the ground is frozen and we can’t dig in the dirt or plant new flowerbeds, it’s time to bring some lush garden elements inside. We all know how fabulous vertical gardening can be – especially in small spaces – but did you know that incorporating some living wall art in your home not […]
Yes, blossoms are beautiful, but flowerless gardens are an emerging trend. By mixing different varieties of ornamental grasses, leafy shrubs, trees and vines, you can create a lush paradise right in your backyard. The color green is known for its soothing effect, and listening to the wind blow through leafy plants and trees is also […]
There are so many ways to enjoy your garden, including making it appealing to all five senses. But did you know that plants such as lemon verbena, lavender and star anise smell wonderful while also being therapeutic? Many popular varieties have healing properties, so they do double-duty in your outdoor space. Here’s how to design […]
Psst… want to surprise visitors when they come to your home? Trenton, MI-based gardener Irma Landin-Obregon did. That’s why she created a ‘secret garden’ – so named because guests are in for an unexpected treat when they round her recently completed backyard and extended side gardens. “I call it my secret garden because when you […]
Who hear loves Cauliflower? Who knew you could do SO much with it. Check out this delicious looking recipe with soy-ginger-sauce … What else do you make with cauliflower? #gardenapproved #vegan #cauliflower #roastthoseveggies #yum #gardenweasel #ginger View the Recipe – https://www.streetsmartkitchen.com/roasted-cauliflower-with-soy-ginger-sauce-vegan/ Share This!
Gorgeous autumn colors and a full harvest of fall vegetables may bring garden lovers plenty of joy, but when it comes to raking and bagging the zillions of leaves piling up in your outdoor space so that your grass won’t rot, there’s not much to cheer about. Or is there? There are plenty of creative […]
Fall, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! Check out this yummy salad with a creamy Tahini Maple dressing… sometimes you just gotta try something new! What is your favorite Fall dish?! #gardentotable #gardenweasel #fall #harvestsalad #salad #vegan #foodie#yum #tahini #trtysomethingnew View Full Recipe – https://runningonrealfood.com/fall-harvest-salad-tahini-maple-dressing/ Share This!