Take the products

A girl I work with recently came back from maternity leave and she was talking about all the baby products in the hospital room and a disagreement she had with her mom.  When I went into the hospital to have Nicholas several friends told me to take the diapers, pads, etc.  I felt a little […]

Helleborus Plant brings late winter early spring blooms

I found the Helleborus recently and it is gorgeous.  The most exciting thing about this plant is that it blooms late Winter to early Spring when everything else is a little drab.  You can also enjoy the blooms inside during the drab months.  Cut off a bloom or two and put them in bud vases […]

Don’t forget about you

We all lead busy lives and we tend to lose site of the small things that bring us great joy and help keep us grounded about what really matters.  Here goes. 1.   DATE NIGHT.  It is so important to have date night with your significant other.  It doesn’t have to be a huge production, just […]

Why is everyone Whining

I was talking to a friend yesterday about her toddler daughter and her constant whining.  As a parent, I can relate.  Nicholas whines too and we are now going through the steps: 1. We don’t understand what you are asking for when you whine, 2. Use your big boy words, and 3. Take away whatever […]

What is success?

These are photos of the Amaryllis I planted a few weeks back from a bulb kit.  You might remember me talking about it.  Thank goodness gardening is not always counted as a complete failure or a complete success.  Because in this case I would say we are walking a line in between the two. As […]

Take advantage of Plant Discounts

As we all know Winter may or may not be behind us.  There are still ways we can spruce up the garden now without having to worry about a freeze.  Pansies are typically planted in the fall as they can survive the Winter.  That being said many garden centers have them on major sale right […]

Groundhog Day

  We have officially completed the first month of this new year.  And  yes, I do feel that my life is completely flashing before my eyes.  For the love…today is my brother’s bday and he is 42.  Yes…42. How did that happen?  You are probably asking what does my brother have to do with Groundhog […]

Weeds, Weeds go away

As you know we have had a pretty mild winter so far.  (Please note…so far) And you are probably noticing the weeds already popping up.  You can take steps now to rid your lawn of this annoyance.  The one good thing is that some of these weeds will be choked out once  your grass starts […]