Ken-Do Attitude

Too late to prune spring-flowering shrubs

Do not prune any spring-flowering shrubs, such as forsythia, azalea, camellia, holly, lilac, rhododendron, Spirea and viburnum. They are within three weeks of completing bud formation for next year’s flower bloom, so be sure to...

Sweet Simplicity

Stay organized, even during busy times

This summer went by so quickly I think if I blinked, I might’ve missed it! While we are embarking on my favorite series of seasons and the beloved (or dreaded depending on your perspective) “Hallowthankmas” series of holidays,...

Gardening Tips

Redwood trees making a comeback

Dawn Redwood is an interesting tree that looks like it should be an evergreen but loses its leaves every fall and grows new foliage every spring. It looks very similar to the native Bald Cypress in the size and shape of the tree...

Antique Discovery

Ship figureheads in history

Collectors in the nautical antiques market love to obtain a ship’s figurehead. The figurehead of a ship is the carved wooden decoration, usually a person or deity, found at the bow of the ship, designed in relation to the name...

Upcoming Events

  1. Pirates 
and
 Wenches
 Fantasy
 Weekend

    August 9 @ 8:00 am - October 13 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Third
 Thursdays 
in
 Downtown
 Denton

    September 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Frederick
 Douglass 
in 
Cambridge
 Walking
 Tour

    September 21
  4. Maryland
 Lighthouse
 Challenge

    September 21 - September 22
  5. Airport
 Day

    September 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm