Easter and the Dogwood Tree Legend

Did you know the Dogwood bloom is the state flower of North Carolina? While walking my dog on a trail the other day, I was immediately struck by the beauty of white blooms on a lone Dogwood tree.  It was the first bloomed tree I have noticed so far this year. The blooms arrived at

Life Lessons from Gerbera Daisies

These Gerbera Daisies have a very inspiring story.  I rescued them from the clearance rack at Lowe’s.  They were parched and losing their vibrancy. I knew with a little love, fertilizer, sunshine, and water, I could restore them back to their beautiful state. Now, several months later, they are thriving and producing the most beautiful

Emotional Healing through Gardening; a Holistic Prescription

Why do we tend to turn to a prescription to heal any and all ailments, when the natural antidote is right in front of us?  Gardening has many healing powers for several emotions and illnesses we may all face at some point in our lives such as; anxiety, anger, grief, low self-confidence, depression, damaged self-love,