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Soil Savers: 8 tips to improve soil health

Mikl Brawner, co-owner of Harlequin’s Gardens in Boulder, offers these ideas to improve soil health.

A spring-cleaning checklist

Spring-cleaning goes beyond regular chores to focus on tasks that don’t happen often, so here’s a checklist to ensure you won’t miss a spot.

A primer on natural fertilizers

Natural fertilizers replenish the nutrients and trace minerals that plants need. They also improve the soil’s organic matter.

Avoiding Seed Scams

Sowing seeds is one of spring’s most rewarding tasks. Buying seeds online? Here are steps to take to make sure you don’t get scammed.

Gifts For Furry and Feathered Friends

Everybody enjoys a gift, including your cat and dog, and even your bird. Veterinarians from Colorado State University offered this advice about gifts and...

Find Your Style: A Decorating Quiz

We all have a décor we’re drawn to—one that feels comfortable to live with day to day. This easy quiz lets you zero in on your particular décor style.

8 Steps to Perfect Cast-Iron Cooking

Autumn is the perfect time to camp out, and what’s better than a big cast-iron pot of food after a hike to see the...

Legendary folk singer Peter Yarrow is still raising the hammer of awareness, love and...

Yarrow has continued to fight for an array of issues, from women’s rights to anti-bullying. He’s written four children’s books with 12 songs in them.

Succulents are sensational in pots, gardens, wreaths and just about anywhere else

People are embracing succulents these days, even the prickly ones, with enthusiasm. These are easy-care plants with interesting shapes and showy flowers.

Fall 2017: This issue is about your friends, neighbors, and community

Dear Reader: This magazine is all about your friends, your neighbors, your community and your patch of earth. In this issue, you’ll meet Mary and...