Tag Archives: gardening

5 Ways to Get Kids Excited About Healthy Eating

5 Ways to Get Kids Excited About Healthy Eating

Three cheers for cauliflower! Pass the spinach, please! Sound familiar? We wish. It isn’t easy getting kids to gobble up greens, veggies and other healthy foods. But there are some things parents can do to encourage good eating habits and to get kids ...
2 Ways to Make Iced Tea From Fresh Herbs

2 Ways to Make Iced Tea From Fresh Herbs

Summertime is the perfect time of year for experimenting with making your own herbal iced tea. As I have expanded my home garden, I’ve added lots of easy-to-grow herbs like mint and lemon balm. Lemon balm has proven to be one of the most charming add ...
7 Ways to Teach Your Children to Respect Mother Earth

7 Ways to Teach Your Children to Respect Mother Earth

They paved paradise and put up a parking lot generations before we became moms, and since then the world has become a place where food comes from colorful boxes instead of farms and entertainment takes place on hand-held screens instead of running ar ...
Flex & Move for Your Health…and the Planet’s

Flex & Move for Your Health…and the Planet’s

It’s spring! For a lot of people, that means it’s time to stretch, be more active, breathe fresh air and enjoy some extra pep in your step. It just feels like a natural time of year to get out and get moving. But have you considered how getting out a ...
DIY Upcycled Mason Jar Garden

DIY Upcycled Mason Jar Garden

Décor doesn’t need to be drab or expensive ““ in fact, all it takes is a little creativity and some upcycling to turn everyday items into unique, chic items that will compliment any room. Go a little green this spring and bring nature in ...
Small-Batch Canning for Beginners

Small-Batch Canning for Beginners

With summer coming to a close and fall just around the corner, the abundance of fruits and vegetables can be overwhelming. I start to panic a little when I think of saying goodbye to some of my favorite foods until next year! Of course, there’s ...