Wine and Roses

Wine and Roses

June is the month of wine and roses. Look at their beauty. Inhale the fragrance. Watch the buds change from day to day. Cut some for the table. And open a nice bottle for you must have wine with roses. Roses are a very special hobby. There are old roses, new roses,...
A Changing New Year

A Changing New Year

The world is changing in this year. We do not wake up anymore and go out to milk the cows. A century ago, 90% of people farmed. Today it’s about 2%. The steam engine played a part, as did the oil industry, rural electrification during the recession of the...
Wine and Roses

Earth Month Tip #4: Start a Garden

Spring has sprung! What better way to enjoy the warm weather and sunshine than to spend a little time in your garden? What, you don’t have one? Well, there’s never been a better time to start one than right now, especially during Earth Month. Planting and...
Family Turns Backyard Pool Into Organic Garden

Family Turns Backyard Pool Into Organic Garden

What do you do with a run-down, unused, in-ground, backyard pool? Turn it into an organic garden, of course. That’s what Dennis and Danielle McClung did with their Mesa, Arizona home in 2009. Rather than spending thousands on fixing and maintaining the pool or...