Lesson #26: Coffee Grounds Make a Beautiful Garden

Don’t throw out those coffee grounds! I recently have started my summer plant obsession which means a lot of plant research. Looking for a natural, cheap fertilizer, I stumbled upon the wonderful world of coffee grounds. Find out how to make a beautiful, flourishing garden that will be the envy of your neighborhood, all from leftover coffee grounds.

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Let The Gardening Begin!

The season is here for more gardening adventures! I have bought several plants from houseplants to perennials¬†and I can’t wait to share my growing tips and adventures with you! All of you gardener’s out there, prepare to navigate with me on this garden adventure!

-NYL

 

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The wonderful perennials in my front yard. Beautiful flowers and little to no maintenance! Love this time of Year!

 

Lesson #5: Succulents are Good for the Soul

When my boyfriend and I first starting dating and we were in the “lovey dovey, I shall woo you phase”, he bought me two little succulent plants. I had recently had extensive knee surgery and was feeling a little down. Although appreciated, I knew nothing about these plants and I decided to do some research about how to take care of them. From that day on I was the mama bear of these plants. I checked on them every day¬†and did everything that multiple websites and Lowe’s experts (Shout out to Reggie!) told me to do. I must say, I discovered a new hobby and the picture that you see on this post is of my beautiful plant. I encourage anyone who wants a little plant to take care of to start off with a succulent. Why do you say? Here are a few reasons:

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