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Green Grass. Green Trees. Green Roof?

You can likely think of a handful of items on the exterior of a home that are green but...


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Tags: Green Living, Green Thumb, Outdoor Living,

The Great Plastic Purge

Plastic is all around us, everywhere, an inescapable material reality of our world. Plastic has had a...


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Tags: Green Living, Green Thumb, eco-friendly,

Sitting under my gazebo on the first warm, spring day in our semi-new home (we closed last fall, so this is our first spring...


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Tags: Green Living, Green Thumb, Go Green,

By Morgan Saylor On September 26, 2016

All About Succulents

There’s nothing to not like about a succulent. Succulents are plants that are made for people who don’t have a green thumb,...


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Tags: Green Living, Green Thumb, Plants,

By Morgan Saylor On September 7, 2016

Kokedama: Moss Ball

In the realm of Japanese greenery, most people are familiar with Bonsai, but fewer so with Kokedama. Kokedama is essentially a...


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Tags: Green Thumb, Plants, kokedama,

By Morgan Saylor On September 6, 2016

Kokedama

In the realm of Japanese greenery, most people are familiar with Bonsai, but fewer so with Kokedama. Kokedama is essentially a...


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Tags: Green Thumb, Plants, kokedama,