Summer is the season we all love to hate. It’s a huge improvement over winter because we can finally enjoy the beauty of nature in our own yards. However, it also requires quite a bit of preparation. During the hottest months, you can expect the sun to start scorching everything in your garden, including yourself. It can also get pretty dusty from time to time. In order to properly take care of your yard during summer, you should make some light preparations.
You’ve most likely heard about the benefits of engaging in spring cleaning, but have you ever thought about starting early? Consider skipping over the spring cleaning in favor of getting it done in the winter. Here are just a few of the reasons that you should get your spring cleaning done before spring has a chance to arrive.
Wildflower gardens are wildly popular. They are beautiful and take less maintenance than specialty gardens. Some gardeners will reject the idea of planting wildflowers, considering them as little more than weeds. It is important to note, that in reality, every flower is a wildflower.
A wildflower is simply a flower that grows naturally in a particular place. Every state, region, and the country has a variety of lovely wildflowers that specifically grow in that area.
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After a long, cold winter, embracing all that spring has to offer suddenly becomes a top priority. In addition to enjoying the warmer weather and beautiful flowers outside, you may want to continue your enjoyment by bringing a little bit of spring inside, as well. Fortunately, bringing spring indoors is simple and can provide maximum enjoyment, all season long.
When travelling during the spring, there are some destinations which will really benefit from the first blooms of flowers and the warm weather. Others might not be as much fun, so make sure that you consider these 6 locations first when planning your next spring trip.
- Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan
As you may have guessed from the name, this national park in Japan is home to Mount Fuji, amongst other wonders. Hot springs, deep lakes, volcanic islands, and waterfalls all play a part in making this the most-visited park in Japan. But there’s also another factor during the spring: the cherry blossom trees. They bloom during this season, creating an iconic and beautiful landscape that defies belief. Plum trees also bloom purple during this time, making it even more wonderful.
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Planting a vegetable and fruit garden promises high quality, nutritious and delicious food at a fraction of the cost from the grocery store. To get the most nutrition and yield from the garden, the plants need ideal growing conditions that include quality food and ample room for root growth.
Spring’s the time when all those long winter months of neglect for my skin inevitably come back to haunt me in the mirror. Everyday skincare doesn’t require much time, but just like a majority of often travelling, busy moms out there, I usually leave my wintertime beauty regimen for later, vowing to take care of my skin as soon as I’ve ticked off other points on my arm-long To Do list – and in 9 out of 10 cases, that Later never actually comes. Much to my delight, I’ve recently found out I can hack springtime skincare by a few simple steps and without high price tags attached, no less. If you’re another busy mom eager to rev up your springtime skincare, here’s how you can get the biggest beauty bang for your buck.
Spring is definitely in the air: the days are getting warmer; the birds are chirping and the flowers are starting to bloom. Spring is also the time of the year to get down and dirty with some spring cleaning. However, spring cleaning doesn’t come without some hazards. Here are some dangers for you to steer clear of during spring cleaning.
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The warmer air. The flowers blooming. The birds chirping. It could only mean one thing- spring has arrived. And with the arrival of spring, comes the ideal time for you to switch up your makeup routine. Here are some new makeup releases for springtime.
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It is springtime and you know what that means, it’s time for new drugstore makeup releases. Sure, you love makeup, but there is no need to pay outrageous prices at boutiques and makeup counters, when you can get the same thing at your local drugstore, for a fraction of the price. Here is some great drugstore makeup hitting shelves this spring.
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