Tulip Bulbs Are An Easy Way To Capture Springtime Glory

Tulip Bulbs Are An Easy Way To Capture Springtime Glory

The tulip bulb has been a stealer of hearts, capture of spirits and the cause of incredible greed In the 17th century at the height of tulip mania in Europe, a single tulip bulb was worth more than its own weight in gold. Today the tulip bulb is still one of...
Ten Teas From Plants Around You And Their Benefits

Ten Teas From Plants Around You And Their Benefits

All teas unless specified are brewed with 1 teaspoon dry material or 2 teaspoons fresh material to 1 cup of water. Always steep. This means pouring hot water over material and letting set for 5 – 15 minutes. Always dry leaves and roots out of the sun, in dark...
The Frugal Gardener

The Frugal Gardener

Gardening can be expensive. When you’re on a tight budget, garden projects seem to fall way to the bottom of your list of spending priorities. I love the outdoors. And I love spending time at home in our yard. We’ve never been able to spend the kind of...
Snowdrops – The Best Antidote To Winter Blues

Snowdrops – The Best Antidote To Winter Blues

Imagine your garden full of drifts of pure white snowdrops forcing their way up through snow and frozen ground. Snowdrops are the perfect antidote to the greyness of winter. The tiny bell shaped flowers of snowdrops with their hint of green never fail to offer a...
How to Do Indoor Gardening

How to Do Indoor Gardening

Plants are just as popular as furniture when one is deciding on furniture and soft furnishings. Aside from the aesthetic value plants provide your home with, there are also health benefits – grade school science class tells us that plants cleanse the air through...