Category: Work & Life

Hummingbirds Arriving

The hummingbird fall migration has begun and when I saw my first hummingbird of the season it was feeding on one of its favorite plants – firebush. The ruby-throated hummingbird is the most common hummingbird in Florida and… Read More

Wildflower Wonders

Pinellas County’s Preserves are a great place to see our amazing wildflowers in their natural ecosystems.  Autumn brings a flush of late-flowering plants; whose fruits and seeds may provide food for wildlife through the winter months.  The drive… Read More

Erika reminds us “Preparation is Key”!

Folks, a lot remains uncertain with Tropical Storm Erika as she passes over the Dominican Republic this afternoon, August 28, 2015. However, one thing we do know for certain- you can never be too prepared! Below are some… Read More

DIY Sub-Irrigated Planter

Build Your Own Sub-Irrigated Planter!   What is a sub-irrigated planter? It’s a unique type of growing container that uses a different method for watering plants. Instead of watering the plant from the top, the water is stored in a reservoir… Read More