Winter Houseplant Care Advice

A cluster of deep red poinsettia blooms against a backdrop of dark green foliage.

Most plants grow very slowly during the winter months some even become dormant. They have very different care requirements when days are short and the weather is cold LESS is the word to remember. Since there is less growth, less light, and less humidity, plants need less water and less plant food. Light: During the … Read more

How to keep Your Nails Clean When Gardening

I love to garden both outside and indoors. I don’t like to wear gardening gloves. I always want my nails to look pretty. There is a way to make this work that is both simple and inexpensive. The only thing you need is a bar of soap. I use Ivory or Dove Soap since both … Read more