Pretty In Pink!

March 11, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

Pretty In Pink! (via The Garden Glove) Most of us grow gardens because we love the feeling they give us. Whether that feeling is calm […]

Outdoor Kitchen Ideas

March 11, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

Outdoor cooking is becoming more and more popular. Even in the northern latitudes you are seeing outdoor kitchens and fireplaces being built on patios. We […]

DIY Mini Gardens

March 10, 2014 Dan Ashbach 3

If you’ve been inside a nursery any time recently, or spent any time on Pinterest, you’ve probably seen some version of a miniature garden. Mini gardens are a whole cottage industry now, with classes and clubs and a cult like following. (In a good…

Spring Garden Prep Checklist

March 9, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

I never like to use the word “chores” (ick!) when it comes to gardening, but let’s face it…there are a few things we need to do each season to keep our garden healthy and productive. Frankly, the fall prep can be a little tough for me…after…


March 8, 2014 Dan Ashbach 5

Dahlias are a wonderful addition to the Summer garden. They bloom from mid Summer to the first frost. Although they are a perennial, they are […]

20 Unusual Uses For Coffee

March 5, 2014 Dan Ashbach 1

By Stephanie Rogers, EcoSalon Can you imagine life without coffee? We’d all stumble around like drones for hours every morning, lost without our precious fix. We love coffee for its flavor, its aroma and of course its pick-me-up, but there are at…