Final Public Meeting on Parks Plan Development on Tap

Residents have one more opportunity to publicly share their preferences, ideas, suggestions, and recommendations on the development of the Celina Parks Master Plan, the document that will serve as the blueprint for development of recreational parks in the City. On Thursday, July 18, the City is hosting the last of six community-type meetings on theContinue reading “Final Public Meeting on Parks Plan Development on Tap”

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid in Home Landscape Design

Success in home landscape design is certainly attainable for do-it-yourselfers, but there are some pitfalls that should be avoided if maximum satisfaction is to be achieved. The mistakes cover a range from miscalculations that have practical ramifications to more subtle errors that negatively impact your enjoyment of your home landscape design. 1) Piecemeal Planting: FailureContinue reading “Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid in Home Landscape Design”

Have a Neglected and Small Side Yard? Let’s Fix That!

Side yards that are long and narrow present a design challenge. Are you yourself struggling with this challenge? Do you need some landscaping ideas to help you out? If so, begin by asking yourself a couple of questions about your side yard: How often do you use the area as an important route for gettingContinue reading “Have a Neglected and Small Side Yard? Let’s Fix That!”

Time to Review and Look Forward!!

Happy New Year to you and yours! By the time many of you are reading this, you may be well on your way to filling up your new calendar with a brand new to do list. Even though we tend to get into a “Get off to a good start mode,” it can be aContinue reading “Time to Review and Look Forward!!”

Fall and Early Winter Weather are Perfect for Planting!

Crisp, cool mornings. Perfect “sleeping weather” at night. Plant catalogs and landscaping “How-To” books piling up on the coffee table. It must be Fall! Fall and early winter are my favorite times of the year for so many reasons, not just the wonderful weather. This is that special time of year when we prepare andContinue reading “Fall and Early Winter Weather are Perfect for Planting!”

Herb Gardening, Simple and Rewarding

Herb Gardening Can Be Simple and Rewarding! Where would we be without herbs? It’s not a very appetizing thought. Our food would taste blander, our world would smell less pleasant and we would all be a lot less healthy. For my wife Roxanne and me, herbs play an important part in our lives. We enjoyContinue reading “Herb Gardening, Simple and Rewarding”