Category Archives for "Green Home"
What can you grow in the Tower Garden? According to the Tower Garden website, you can grow anything “except root crops, grapevines, bushes and trees.” So why does the title of this post say you can literally grow anything? I’ll answer that in a moment. In the meantime, let me show you the three main types of plants you […]Continue reading
“Where’s the soil?”That’s one of the most common questions people ask me when they see my Tower Garden, whether in person or online. The answer is, there’s no soil. That’s because the Tower Garden is a form of aeroponics.What’s Aeroponics?Let me begin by describing hydroponics because most people are more familiar with it. In hydroponics, plants grow in […]Continue reading
I’ve been wanting to get back to gardening. Now, the pandemic has cemented this intention into action. Some government officials have been warning that the food supply chain may be affected. That food access would suffer. At the very least, the prices of some items will go up. Already, as of today, we have 34 confirmed cases […]Continue reading
My daughter and niece entered a dance choreography contest recently. And they placed runners-up in the Short & Sweet category!As of this writing, four of my friends have shared the video on YouTube. Proof that people are hungry for uplifting, positive content … in these unprecedented times (LOL, that phrase has become such a cliche!). I’m super proud […]Continue reading
Unbelievable but true: It’s been 42 days since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic.By now, we’ve gotten accustomed to what some like to refer as “the new normal.” (On the other hand, some people have an almost violent objection to this term.)The New NormalWhat does this look like?We’re washing our […]Continue reading