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Tech Tools: Garden Smarter with These 8 Gardening Apps

The technological age is among us, and it’d be silly not to take advantage of all the progress that’s become of it. Almost every aspect of our everyday lives is now affected by technology…. Including gardening. Even though gardening is a great way to go offline and spend time with nature, there are still some […]

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Flowers for Lunch: 8 Edible Flowers for Summer Cooking

We don’t even need to tell you that edible flowers are having a moment in the culinary scene lately. Whether they’re topping cocktails or adorning a cupcake, edible flowers are beautifying just about every bite. But these blooms aren’t restricted to your favourite gastro pub’s menu. In fact, you can incorporate these trendy food features […]

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How to Care For Your Mums Garden This Summer

Garden mums, short for Chrysanthemums, are loved not only for their vibrant fall colours but also for their minimal maintenance. Though a tough plant is a challenge many gardeners enjoy taking on, mums are welcomed into the soil for their low-fuss attitudes and their ability to stay alive longer when snipped for an arrangement (plenty […]

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How Often to Water Your Garden in the Summertime

Although summertime is known for fun family getaways and carefree days at the pool, there is a darker side to summer not everyone talks about. But we’re not afraid, we’ll come right out and say it: Summertime is HOT. No matter which way you slice it, the summer months give us increased sunshine, higher temperatures, […]

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7 Ways A Summer Garden Can Make You Happier

Ever start getting really into Lana Del Rey’s song, “Summertime Sadness,” and start to realize you truly are experiencing a little hot-weather dejection? It’s like she knew exactly what happens to many of us when the heat gets to our heads and we’re beginning to beg for blistery, cold days. Well, sulk no more. There […]

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9 Steps to Growing Your Own Wedding Bouquet

So, you’ve just said “yes,” and now the whirlwind of wedding planning has begun. No matter how big or small your wedding celebration will be, there are still so many decisions to be made to ensure that your day is exactly how you want it. Especially if you’re trying to plan on a budget, you […]

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How to Plant Your Garden for a Stunning Backyard Wedding

It’s wedding season! And there’s no doubt that backyard weddings are all the rage. Backyard weddings are notably popular because of their affordability, uniqueness, and intimacy. There is truly nothing that can compare to your one-of-a-kind celebration, especially when you decide to take advantage of the venue and create a beautiful botanical sanctuary of sorts. […]

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