Safe Summer Fun

It’s summer time! That means long days at the beach, hikes in the mountains, family get-togethers, outdoor parties and plenty of fun and sun. However, summertime can also mean sunburn, dehydration, and heatstroke if you are not careful. We want to arm you with a few simple tips to prevent these concerns so you can […]

Read more

Seven Things Every Garden Should Do

Popular Mechanics came up with this list of seven things all gardeners should do to have a great garden each year. Make Compost Short version: Mother Nature never throws anything away. Longer version: Composting is the rare silk purse from sow’s ear, something for nothing, win-win. You start out with kitchen, yard and garden debris […]

Read more

Protect Yourself from the Sun

With Relay for Life right around the corner, it’s a good time to review the American Cancer Society’s ways of protecting yourself from harmful UV rays. People who get a lot of exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays are at greater risk for skin cancer. Sunlight is the main source of UV rays, but you don’t […]

Read more