If Mother Earth had a full-time assistant, it would be Kay MacNeil. For more than 25 years, the Frankfort resident has advocated and gardened for those with no voice — Eastern bluebirds, butterflies, hummingbirds and many other struggling creatures that most people take for granted.
Many of the homes in her subdivision, which surrounds the Prestwick Country Club’s golf course, sport manicured lawns and neatly trimmed shrubs. That look is a far cry from her garden, tucked away on a cul-de-sac where native wildflowers, trees and shrubs mingle with flowering vines and passalong plants from her late parents, grandmother and friends.
At the end of February I spent a couple of weeks in a suburb south of San Francisco, doing grandma duty while my daughter ...
I need to unburden myself. No, I'm not talking about figuring out what to do with the myriad of partially filled bags of ...
Growing bee-friendly plants is one way to help increase the bee population. Another way is to actually raise bees.
Some people are known as “glass half full” folks and some drift towards the “glass half empty” side. Personally, I’m a “Whoops!
It’s probably been more than four years since a wild shade-loving tulip made its surprising appearance in a shady, grassy bed in