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The Coolest Tips and Ideas to Choose the Wedding Reception Venues

Wedding Reception Venue – One of the most consuming parts of preparing a wedding is finding and choosing which wedding venues meets our dream. Sometimes it feels easier planned than done. Every married-couple to be might has their own problem from the size of the venue, the kicking-out time, the budget, or the distance. Moreover, some couples want extra...

Unique Destination Wedding Invitation Ideas

While a traditional invitation usually consists of a very basic square white card with black font (or another colour if you want to be really adventurous), destination weddings afford you the opportunity to break with tradition and play with fun shapes, colours, textures and even some creative destination wedding invitation wording! Put Your Wedding on the Cover of a Magazine I was blown away when...

How to Choose the Perfect Beach Wedding Bouquet

Your beach wedding bouquet will make a statement about your personal style and more importantly, it will show up in all your pictures, so you should choose a bouquet that you will absolutely love!  The options can be overwhelming, especially when you’re planning from a distance and can’t visit the florist ahead of time. Our Top Beach Wedding Bouquet Tips Colour Scheme...

How to Build a Brick Path in the Garden

When I moved from New England to Maryland, I was struck by all the brickwork. There are brick houses,  brick sidewalks, and brick paths that lead to the brick barns. Even the streets in some of the towns are paved with brick. The warmth of its color, the strength of its material, the good feeling underfoot all appealed to...

Grow Vegetables in Your Front Yard!

In front yards across America, most people grow and harvest the same crop: turf grass. They water it constantly. They feed it regularly. And every week or two, they cut it and throw it away. All of this work for an inedible harvest! How about trading time on the mower for time tending crops you can actually eat? After...

These Fertilizer Basics will Help You to Make Your Garden Awesome!

According to the Gallup Gardening Survey, less than half of the country’s home gardeners use any kind of fertilizer on their lawns or gardens. What’s unfortunate about this statistic is that it means gardeners aren’t getting as many flowers or as much produce as they should. And they’re probably struggling with disease and insect problems that could be avoided....

Some of the Secrets to Great Soil

When I think about being a gardener, I usually think about the plants I tend – the flowers, fruit and foliage that delight my eyes and my tastebuds. But plants are really only half the story. As an organic gardener, I also tend an entire world of bacteria, fungi, protozoa, worms, beetles and millipedes. I once read that a...

Gardening Techniques for Dry Weather

In times of drought, it can be difficult to make sure plants get the water they need to survive, much less thrive. With wells running dry, reservoirs running low, and water bans in effect in many areas, we have no choice but to minimize the amount of water we give our plants. So how can we keep them happy...