Gardening

5 Green Hacks That Will Change the Way You Garden Thumbnail

Gardening takes time, effort and patience, and most of us will default to traditional gardening methods that typically involve chemical interventions. However, knowing the right eco-friendly hacks can help you speed up the process of making your garden look the best it can be and reduce your environmental impact while you’re at it. Here are 5 [...]

Opossum-ble! Why These Creatures Might Just Be the Best Thing Ever Thumbnail

The North American opossum is a highly misunderstood creature, but they’re becoming a bit more accepted these days, thanks to cute viral videos and hilarious memes. Still, there’s a lot you may not know about this funny-looking critter — and why you should just let them be, should you see one in your own backyard. [...]

How to Create an Environmentally Friendly Backyard Thumbnail

We all love to relax in our backyard, whether by swimming, gardening, hosting a party with the kids birthday parties near South Gate from http://www.jumpersjungle.com/south-gate/, or just relaxing with a book. However, our backyards can be huge energy sources and can actually zap up a lot of our heating and cooling bill if we are [...]

5 Tips for Making Your Landscaping Eco-Friendly Thumbnail

Now that beautiful weather has returned and summer is approaching, my family is starting to spend a lot more time outdoors. But if I’m honest, our backyard is not the most appealing place to spend time. There is a concrete patio slab with no shade and our lawn is patchy at best and covered in [...]

Meet Two of the Women Disrupting the Beekeeping World Thumbnail

Farming is a profession where people typically imagine men, but more and more women across the nation are creating and seizing opportunities in the agricultural world. Whether it’s to help low-income women find jobs or to teach urban citizens about agricultural pursuits, women are opening up to farming like never before. One of those women [...]