Hump Day Handout Winners

I am so excited about our Hump Day Handouts.  I went a little CRAY CRAY last week, but I am so glad I did because some of the winners shared pictures and are having so much fun with it.  These photos and comments make me so happy!

Savor Dallas

As you may have noticed from my posts, I love the Dallas Arboretum!  I am a HUGE fan of the garden itself.  We attended Savor Dallas Thursday night and now I love the Arboretum even more.  Savor Dallas was  a great event!  A beautiful evening with food and wine — a win, win, win! I […]

My Compost Pile – An Uncertain Future

From our Environment Scientist… I mentioned in my last post about trying to reduce my food waste and starting a backyard compost pile.  I don’t have any experience composting.  My 1st attempt ended with failure.  My earthy friends said just make a pile in the backyard, so easy.  For me, not so much.  My dogs […]

Simple Garden updates

Check out this adorable flower bed update.  A few minor adjustments were made and it immediately opens and brightens up the space. Two to three small shrubs were removed along with a layer of monkey grass.  These were replaced with bright and colorful flowers in one section and large river rocks in another.  The space […]

T. Hee Gifts now has an urban garden

As if T. Hee Gifts was not already wonderful, they now have an urban garden.  If you are not familiar with T. Hee you should be!  Here is the low down. Located in Lake Highlands and Lakewood Amazing kid’s gifts and toys Seasonal gifts Personalized cups, stationery, luggage, etc. Candles, lotions, soaps and stuff Cards, […]

Herb Growers In Action

I have shown you lots of pictures of Herb Growers, but I haven’t really shown you the steps and what all is included.  Here is a little slide show to give you a better understanding of what is included and the steps. Before you watch please do not judge my slide show and/or video making […]

Easter Ideas – Herb Growers, All-in-one Herb Kit

Easter is right around the corner.  I know…I can’t believe it either, but it is.  I’m sure you will be running around at the last minute looking for stuff to fill your basket.  At least, I know I will. Over the next few weeks I will be sending out Easter basket ideas to help you […]

Trying to make a difference, One change at a time

I’m new to blogging, but really excited Stacie asked me to share some thoughts, interesting facts and tips for being more conscience about the environment.   I love nature!  I think it’s a completely amazing and beautiful creation.  I’m the person who watches nature shows excited to see the life of an urban coyote.  FYI, it’s […]

Welcome Renee

I am excited to introduce you to Renee.  She is an Environmental Scientist and will be contributing to the blog. Renee will share a range of information about the environment — facts, simple ways to be better to the environment and her journey (and sometimes fumbles) to being more environmentally friendly. We invited Renee to […]

The Tulips Are Coming

   It is beginning to warm up so get outdoors and enjoy the nice weather, while it lasts.  We went to the arboretum on Saturday and even with the cruddy weather it was still beautiful.  The daffodils are in full bloom and the tulips are right behind them. We are huge fans of tulips since […]