Tag Archives: Outdoor Living

Spring is here with Telescope Casual Furniture

Spring is here! With the sudden arrival of beautiful weather, it’s hard not to daydream about weekends outside with family and friends. If you are in the market to update your current patio furniture or begin a new set—you’re in … Continue reading

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Grilling Your Way to Easy and Healthy Meals

Big…Green…emerald – no, garden – no. How about a Big Green Egg? The world of grilling, smoking and cooking on grills and smokers is traditionally marketed in a language and with imagery that speaks most profoundly to men. While we … Continue reading

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The West Nile Virus and What you Can Do

The state of Texas is on pace to have its worst year ever for spreading the West Nile Virus (WNV). Hundreds of Texans have become ill and as of August 16th, at least 17 have died from the virus. The … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Things for Fourth of July Festivities

With the Fourth of July and Summer Olympics right around the corner, patriotism and sentiments of red, white and blue are stronger than ever. Independence Day is definitely a cause to celebrate with friends and family. If you are hosting … Continue reading

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Keep That Grill Clean

There are people who have enough discipline to clean their grills immediately after using them, while the grill is still hot and whatever has stuck to or dripped upon the grill is easily removable. These people are lacking in social … Continue reading

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Mulch: Ugly Name, Beautiful Results

It is always important to remember that your lawn or garden is an ecosystem. It is an exciting mix of growing plants and decaying remains, inert minerals, and a broad spectrum of living organisms – all contributing to the health … Continue reading

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Frosty Fun on a Warm Day

It’s getting warmer and that means it is time for all of us to begin looking for refreshment after a bit of sweating in the yard. There are plenty of ways to enjoy iced treats this summer at home without … Continue reading

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Organic Lawn & Garden Care

Organic lawn and garden care isn’t a fad. Interest in pest control and fertilization using non-chemical methods has been steadily growing into the mainstream for the last decade and is beginning to crowd out traditional methods in the marketplace. Organic … Continue reading

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