gardening

Tips to Keep Houseplants Alive

When I moved into my first apartment, my boyfriend bought me a house plant.  I liked having a bit of greenery in my new place.  Unfortunately, the plant didn’t like me.  It became the first […]

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This guest post was submitted by Sharon. The colder months are over and with the onset of warmer weather the time has come to enjoy our backyard. However, if our backyard is unkempt and disorderly […]

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This Tackle it Tuesday post has been shared by Teresa. After Mother’s Day each year, my children know we will plant a garden. Having a back yard garden is a fun, productive activity for my […]

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This post has been submitted by Lauren Kim. If you’re a mom like me, you’d love to start a backyard vegetable and flower garden, but aren’t sure how to begin because the ground where you […]

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Gardening expert Melinda Myers provides a plan to transform your landscape It’s possible to create a beautiful landscape and be kind to the environment even with a busy schedule and while staying within budget.  “All […]

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This post was submitted by Angela England. “Another fun way to add more produce to your overall production each year is to consider the ways to substitute edible plants into your ornamental landscaping. Like a […]

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{Guest post from gardening expert Melinda Myers.} Don’t let summer stressors ruin your landscape’s good looks. Instead, give your plants’ natural defenses a boost and keep both vegetable gardens producing and flowers blooming. Busy summer […]

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This year, for Mother’s Day, EngenderHealth is bringing back their Plant a Flower, Honor a Mother campaign! EngenderHealth is a non-profit global reproductive health organization. They are dedicated to improving the lives of mothers around the world, by […]

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I believe I am a good mother and I do everything I can to make the best life for my girls. But I have weaknesses and a full stockpile of mommy-guilt. One area where I […]

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As I was checking in with our 5M4M sister sites this week, I stumbled across this post by Kimberly, author of A Planting of the Lord, on 5 Minutes for Faith. Simply Beautiful I held […]

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