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Grow Vegetables In Dry Climates

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Yes, you can grow vegetables in dry climates or during droughts. Here is a list of the best vegetables to plant, as well as tips on how to keep things growing during dry conditions. Xeriscaping is a fancy word for a method of landscaping in dry climates. In addition to employing water conservation techniques, it

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Plants You Can Grow In The Shade

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Is there such thing as a shade plant? Sure, that shady spot is a welcome respite especially during the Dog Days of Summer, but that same sun-hidden area can present a gardening challenge. The first step to figuring out shade plant options is understanding what type of shade you have. All shade is not equal.

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February’s Birthstone – Amethyst

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February's birthstone, the amethyst, has a long and interesting history including some folklore about being associated with the “god of wine.” Learn more about February’s stone, which many believe promote courage, inner strength, peace and balance.

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What and when is Kwanzaa?

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Kwanzaa is a celebration of African-American culture and the rich history of African traditions. It is an integral part of many families’ holiday celebrations. Learn more about this holiday.

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