Ants on the Premises? Natural Repellents to Plants That Attract Them

Ants, tiny yet industrious insects of the Formicidae family, form a fascinating role in our ecosystems. From diligently aerating the soil to participating in seed…

Why Attracting Owls to Your Property Help Rid Pests Like Moles

You’re probably wondering why attracting owls to your property is something that you would want to do, but there is good reason for that. Trust…

Cordless Lawn Mowers and Why Now Is the Best Time to Switch

A few years ago I bought an electric lawn mower that has a cord instead of any of the cordless lawn mowers. I looked at…

Healing House Plants Can Better Life and Home

Indoor house plants can be attractive and add to your indoor living space, but certain ones also are ideal for healing. Even if you don’t…

Two Herbs for Cats You Should Grow Now

Quite a few herbs can be dangerous or even fatal for cats such as evening primrose, borage, pennyroyal, eucalyptus, and comfrey, but there are two…

Garden Visitors You Want Around to Control Insects

Wildlife in our yard and garden tends to drive us crazy. After all, deer can eat everything in sight from all the plants that you…

Grow Herbs From Cuttings and Save Money

  Growing plants is something that makes me happy. As much as I love to garden and watch my plants come up, I have concentrated…

The Ingenuity of a Sparrow

I have to admire the ingenuity of a sparrow when it comes to finding a home.   Every year I plant less of a garden…