• Landscaping

    Choosing the Right Boxwood Shrub for Your Landscaping

    We have been doing our own landscaping for several years now. Actually, for nineteen years. Amazing how time flies! In the early years, we never could afford to have thousands of dollars spent on landscaping and why should we start now. Landscaping is something that can easily be DIYed with proper planning and tools.

    April 8th, 2020
  • Landscaping

    How To Make Mums Last Longer

    At the beginning of fall, I shared with you all how I would not be buying any mums this year. I do love mums, but every year it is a waste of money for me to purchase them. They always die and I can never get them to live over a month or so. I mean, I don’t have the best green thumb, but surely I couldn’t be that horrible for this to happen year after year.

    October 30th, 2019
  • Fall, Landscaping

    Fall Lawn Maintenance Tips

    Cooler weather means lawn sprucing time for us! We love taking advantage of those cooler Saturday mornings and use them to work outside for a few hours before sitting down to a football game and bowl of chili.

    September 16th, 2019
  • Landscaping

    10 Must Have Yard Tools

    As you may know we do our own yard work around here. Henry loves it, but me…I enjoy it, but maybe not as much as he does. However, it does save us lots of money. It also ensures us that it will be done properly and to our expectations.

    July 18th, 2019
  • Landscaping

    Five Simple Landscaping Tips

    We get tons of questions on our landscaping. Many ask how we get our ideas, and even where to start. We are definitely not pros, but have been doing it ourselves for many years. While we still have a lot to learn about flowers, I feel like we are good at the green stuff!

    May 1st, 2019