Grow your own night garden with flowers that bloom or release their fragrance after the sun sets. Plant list compiled with input from Harlequin's Gardens.
Gas stoves may be harmful to your health. The good news? Alternatives are a lot better than they used to be.
If it’s a smoky day, take as many of these steps as possible to preserve your health and breathe easier while indoors.
Copper Labs uses real-time energy data to help utilities and their customers shift non-essential energy use to off-peak times.
Summer brings longer days, meaning more time to get out and visit area gardens, learn something new and explore all that BoCo has to offer.
In hot, dry climates like Colorado’s, where back yards bake in the high heat and abundant sun, self-watering planters are an answer to gardeners’ prayers. By Lisa Muschinski Colorado is tough on outdoor container plants. They dry up before you can get around to watering them, and they often need water multiple times a […]
Fermenting your kitchen scraps before composting them can prevent waste, sequester carbon and give your garden a boost.
There’s nothing quite like enjoying a fresh breeze and sipping a cool drink while lounging on your deck or patio. But the Colorado sun is intense, and shelter of some sort is often mandatory.
It’s no secret that Boulder County pet guardians consider their dogs and cats family—and they’re doing everything they can to create perfect pet-pampering properties. By Sara Bruskin Boulder County residents are going way beyond doggie doors and cat flaps in their quests to make their homes as fun and pet-friendly as they can be. […]
Artful landscaping makes a rebuilt property in Boulder’s Newlands neighborhood look like it’s always been there.
Three BoCo creatives discuss how working with natural pigments gives their work brilliance and sustainability they could never get from synthetics.
Not only is “Hügelkultur” fantastically fun to say, it’s the name of a permaculture technique that’s gaining popularity among eco-conscious gardeners.
We are fortunate in Boulder County to have dozens of nonprofits working to help increase our access to fresh, healthy, affordable food.
Local experts weigh in on the top trends in wedding flowers, with tips on which varieties can withstand the test of time.
Determining what type of edging to put in your landscaping can be more than a matter of optimal function.
Creating a private spa space you’ll never want to leave By Heather Shoning It’s been long week—oh, who are we trying to kid; it’s been a long two years! There’s work, laundry piling up, grocery shopping, kids, pets, dinner to make. The list goes on. Now imagine having a special spot to relax at […]
Bread-baking at home has enjoyed a renaissance of late, sparked by quarantine and continuing long after. Those who finally gave it a go realized that it’s not a chore but an enjoyable activity that yields tasty results.
In the beginning, Blaise Simonelli painted landscapes and animals from photographs until she stumbled upon something new. “I experimented with abstract, where my true passion resides.”
Branch out with these alternative winter floral arrangements to bring the beauty of flowers into your home all season long.
Allow the architectural style of your home to inspire—not constrain—your creativity for mixing and matching your favorite furnishings and decor.