The House at the Epicenter

Kim J. Clark

The Setting As I entered the yard with a high white fence and a big front yard, I noticed a bundle of small Hindu religious flags at the corner of the two story family house on 87th Road nestled between Parsons Boulevard and 150th Street with its back to Hillside […]

Creating a Garden Budget

Kim J. Clark

A garden budget is just another component of a garden journal and is a very important tool for those gardeners who overspend. The reason for a budget goes beyond saving money but also allows the gardener to see what they have, see what they need, and create ways of acquiring […]

Herb Garden Plants For Italian Food Lovers

Kim J. Clark

Walk into any Italian restaurant and you’re immediately assaulted by the most wonderful smells. Italian herbs make Italian cuisine among the best in the world because these special herbs are a unique blend that not only adds flavor to food, but makes a wonderful addition to landscape designs. Some of […]

Light Requirements For The Home Garden

Kim J. Clark

Leaves must have Light Leaves are the plants’ food factories, and light is the power that helps them manufacture food from elements of air and soil. Most plants need many hours of sunshine daily in order to grow satisfactorily. Roses, for instance, need at least six hours. Some plants, however, […]

Why Is There a Dead Raccoon in My Yard?

Kim J. Clark

If you find a dead raccoon on your property, there may or may not be some meaning behind it. However, it is understandable for homeowners to get a little cautious, or suspicious, upon discovering a dead raccoon near their home. There is some helpful information to know about dead raccoons, […]

Planning a Cool Home Herb Garden

Kim J. Clark

A home herb garden must be easy to maintain, and it doesn’t need to take much space. A fun activity to do with your kids is planting and growing an herb garden. But make it leisurely, you want it to be amusing and rewarding.  Despite an herb garden can be […]

Benefits of Butterfly Wall Decor and Wall Art

Kim J. Clark

Butterfly wall decor is increasingly becoming an accessory of choice especially for nature loving and eco-friendly people. Its magnificent beauty and adorable color express a delicate but unique feature anywhere you want it to be. Butterfly decor can be used at home, garden, and office decorations. They come in a […]

Rose Garden Design

Kim J. Clark

What is the best way to design a rose garden? The variety of roses you select are dependent on the space you have available, if you only have small area then perhaps miniature roses are the best bet. Standard roses require more space and climbing roses also need space so […]