Month: July 2020

Installing an Outdoor Shower

Installing an Outdoor Shower

The Benefits of an Outdoor Shower and Steps For Easy DIY InstallationThere is something exotic about taking an outdoor shower especially during the summer months, but many people assume installing an outdoor shower will be expensive or difficult. Luckily, there are...

How to Make Hummingbird Food

How to Make Hummingbird Food

How to Make Hummingbird FoodIf you are anything like us, you simply love having hummingbirds coming around your yard. Almost an enigma, these beautiful birds cause us to sit and stare for hours. The only downside to having hummingbirds around is that they can really...

Choosing the Right Garden Gnome

Choosing the Right Garden Gnome

He would not stop staring at me with his wink and crooked grin. I found myself staring back at him, mesmerized by his long white beard, brightly colored clothing and that hat. One of us had to look away first, and I was almost certain it was me. He seemed fairly...

The Best Ways to get Kids Outside and off Electronics

The Best Ways to get Kids Outside and off Electronics

I have a confession to make. Against popular belief, I have used electronic devices as babysitters for my kids when I needed to get things done around the house. Things like cooking, cleaning, laundry and bathing (if I’m lucky) are simply too difficult to do when...

Renting Inflatable Structures

Renting Inflatable Structures

There's something about summer parties that lingers on in the memory long after the coolers have been emptied and the tiki torches extinguished. The combination of warm weather, longer days, and laughter always manages to take us back to childhood, when summer...

Introducing Your Kids to Camping (in the Backyard!)

Introducing Your Kids to Camping (in the Backyard!)

Whether you hold fond memories of childhood camp outs or you are new to the world of camping, it is an activity that never goes out of style. If you have visions of roasting marshmallows in the chill evening air while a campfire illuminates the precious faces of those...