Beautiful and Good for You Too!

Did you know that plants are really beneficial in addition to being beautiful? There are so many ways that plants make the world a better place.  Most of us reading this know how good plants make us feel.  This article will just give you a few more reasons to enjoy your flowers even more.  We’ve known for years that plants are beneficial in producing oxygen. Research has now found that plants also produce many other health benefits. Studies show that …

Want to inspire children to eat healthy, exercise and become aware of the environment?

Get them involved in the garden. Mixing plants, soil, water and sunshine with a bunch of kids is a winning combination. And, who knows, you may be even able to get them to eat their vegetables too! A garden is a hands-on, living classroom. Gardening will teach them responsibility and patience; it helps improve life skills and helps form a positive relationship between the child and the environment. Gardening can also increase self-confidence, creativity and a love of nature all …