Tag: Gardening

Purging Pumpkins the Proper Way

Now that Halloween is over and your jack-o-lanterns are starting to turn to mush, you need to know how to purge them properly! But how do you dispose of your pumpkins? Throw them in the trash? Think again! Studies show that 1.91 billion pounds of pumpkins grown annually in the US end up in landfills… Read more »

Landscaping Plans for “Your Castle”

There is a lot of “buzz” around the show, The Crown and, if you have ever watched you may have seen the countless gardens and landscaping luxuries surrounding the castles of the British royals. The landscaping around their homes can be quite extravagant. But you don’t need a castle to have that kind of landscaping…. Read more »

5 Step Spring Cleaning for Gardeners

  Cabin fever is setting in and we are ready to get back to the dirt! While it is still too cold to crack the dirt on the 2018 gardening season, it’s not too early to get started on spring cleaning! Use these 5 easy steps to get your shed ready for this year’s garden!… Read more »

Indoor Winter Gardens

Now that the holidays are over and visitors have headed home, we have a lot more time on our hands but this wintry weather means we still have no dirt on our hands! If you are as anxious as we are to get your spring gardening started, we have the perfect project for you; an… Read more »

Garden Inspired Fall Décor

We are loving these fall colors! Things have really started to pop this week around Wisconsin and we are ready to bring those beautiful fall colors to our front porch for the season. You can create your display by using your very own garden to decorate for fall! First Things First Time to clean up… Read more »

Fall Mulching Options

Leaves are changing, mums are popping up, and pumpkins are making their seasonal debut on porches all over Wisconsin. All of the fall decorations have us thinking about our fall garden preparations and fall mulching options. Investing a little extra time with your garden now will benefit you when it’s time to replant in the… Read more »

Cool Weather Prep: Home and Garden

With only a few weeks left before the fall weather begins to kick in, it’s important to begin prep now to ease the work load for fall and to ensure a healthy home and garden for next spring! Check out the helpful tips below to get you started on that important to-do list.