Ken-Do Attitude

Stay on top of your growing lawn

Beginning with this month, try to make an effort to mow the lawn often enough so you never have to cut off more than a third of the grass in order to maintain the recommended height. Always keep your mower blades sharpened. WEEK...

Sweet Simplicity

Have a plan with spring cleaning

Is there anything better than coming home after a long day to a sparkling clean house? Even with a far less complicated schedule thanks to the pandemic, I still find that there are not enough hours in the day to really devote...

Gardening Tips

Threadleaf Bluestar a May icon

Amsonia hubrichtii or Threadleaf Bluestar is a wonderful native herbaceous plant that has graceful billowing branches covered with very fine soft foliage and in May it produces beautiful sky blue star-shaped flowers that grow in...

Antique Discovery

The world’s largest chandelier

Chandeliers have always made a room significant, with sparkling crystals and dazzling light displays that illuminate the night. They can also be quite grand and important in the antique and antiquities world, not only for their...