Hard work is rewarding. There are no two opinions about it. The body and mind, however, need a break to enable them to function at optimum efficiency levels. That is one facet of hard work (more…)
Archive for August, 2017
Olive oil. This is probably the healthiest oil of all. Aside of being the most recommended oil in the Mediterranean Diet, this is proven to be very rich in omega-3 fatty acids. Although it (more…)
If you are not an interior designer, redesigning the inside of your house or your office is no easy task; But a way to liven up the room is to utilize the natural beauty of plants. The initial (more…)
As the sun rises just to the right of my office window, I hear the song of birds in the distance. They sing a song of perfection; Free of worry or sorrow. Their song reminds me of a forest (more…)
Liner ponds are ideal for the experienced water gardener because they allow for very forgiving installations, which consequently promotes greater creativity. However, for the very same reasons, (more…)
September is a fantastic time to be alive for us gardeners! The chill is almost gone from the mornings, and the afternoons are getting longer. Blossoms are bursting and you can smell spring (more…)
If you have a bit of space in your garden, growing green manures or cover crops is a great way to improve soil fertility and add organic matter to your soil. They can also be used as weed (more…)
Many well-intentioned composters keep adding kitchen scraps to the compost bin and then wonder why they are left with a smelly rotting mess.
The science of composting is all about getting (more…)
Unless you follow the news in detail you might not know about current debates regarding the weed killer, glyphosate, widely used in garden products and in agriculture.
Well, there is a lot (more…)
Everything you need to know about bare root fruit trees
As the weather gets colder, it’s ever so tempting to stay inside, and curl up by the fire with a glass of wine and your media of choice. (more…)