Gardening for the Birds

February is National Wild Bird Feeding Month. To help us all celebrate, I offer these tips for turning your yard into a welcoming space for our fine feathered friends. Link to my YouTube video on Wild Bird Feeding Month. It’s Been A Tough Year The birds are hoping you will celebrate this special National month – because last summer was a tough one, and this winter is not an easy […]

Ants are Awesome – for the Garden

Ants are beneficial for gardens. I agree, they are not so beneficial inside the home. But out in the garden they can be good – even if they are stripping the leaves off your Lady Banks’ rose. Most “Bugs” are Good The buzz is out about bees, and everyone loves to help them – especially in June – National Pollinator Month. Planting flowers for pollinators?  Easy sell! But what about […]