Yard Safety Checklist: Backyard Hazards for Kids and Pets

The sun is shining and your backyard is officially open for the season. Before you and your family head outside, follow this outdoor safety checklist to make sure there aren’t any dangers lurking in your yard.   Double Check What’s in Your Garden Planning for a spring vegetable garden? Keep Fido out. Onions, tomatoes, chives[…]

Kids in the Garden

Gardening benefits kids’ health and well-being as well as their attitudes towards learning and the environment. It captures their interest, gives them a sense of pride in their accomplishments and introduces them to healthful foods. From helping you to mulch and pull weeds at age 4 to garnering active and engaging connections to science, math[…]

Spring Cleaning

Taking the opportunity to declutter and tidy up can be a great way to reduce stress! Clutter can cause stress by overwhelming your brain with more information than you’re equipped to handle, distract you and interfere with your productivity and focus, reduce your ability to relax, and interfere with creativity. Now that spring is officially[…]