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Defense is key

Posted: September 30, 2020  |  Categories:  Clever Ideas, Uncategorized |

Defense, as in Football?  No, defense, as in defensible space around your home. This is always a requirement in our dry climate. When my masters talk about defensible space, they are referring…

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September to Remember?

Posted: September 8, 2020  |  Categories:  Uncategorized |

September just turned the page to a new beginning.  The end of hot spells, the beginning of leaves turning and most of all, the anticipation for the Autumn season.   Here are just…

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Summer Summer Summer

Posted: August 3, 2020  |  Categories:  Uncategorized |

Boy I do love summer- and weekends are ALWAYS loading – warm nights, sitting by the pool with my master……It is also a great time to add a new element to your…

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When in March ~ Just Mulch and Plant

Posted: March 13, 2020  |  Categories:  Clever Ideas, Uncategorized |

March is in full swing, flowers blooming (and weeds too).  Warm longer days, and still cool nights  Completing maintenance on your yard is a spring list item. Gardening, planting, weed control, pruning,…

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Our word for 2020 is Sanctuary

Posted: March 6, 2020  |  Categories:  Uncategorized |

Sanctuary – such a calming word. To me it means a cozy spot and a nice treat.  To my owners it means their home.  2020 is the year we all make our…

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The heat rises….then it drops!

Posted: June 20, 2019  |  Categories:  Clever Ideas, Uncategorized |

What great valley weather, the heat comes in and all things bloom.  Then our delta breeze arrives and us humans (and dogs) are much happier.  Our plants and yards do sometimes suffer…

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What is your yard decor?

Posted: May 21, 2019  |  Categories:  Uncategorized |

We all love to decorate our homes.  But how about our outdoor portions of our homes?  Adding a different rock, a colored bark, a courtyard wall, or new paving stone patio.  Ahhh…

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And OH what a Spring it is!

Posted: May 7, 2019  |  Categories:  Uncategorized |

I think this was the longest winter I have ever seen in my doggie life.  Don’t get me wrong, I love rolling in the mud, and sitting by the fire.  But what…

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