posted: 06/27/2015 2:21 a.m.
When Morgaine Ford-Workman and Wren Workman bought a house with a backyard shed, they saw the potential for something more than storing garden tools.
posted: 06/27/2015 2:18 a.m.
The recent storms have me wondering about the trees around my home. I have a large pine in my front yard, an oak in the back and my neighbor has a massive oak tree with branches directly over my home.
posted: 06/27/2015 2:15 a.m.
Dreft Cleaners: A new line of cleaning products from the same company that makes the baby-fresh-smelling Dreft laundry detergent that, according to the company, keep baby's skin safe and protected from harmful and irritating chemicals.
posted: 06/27/2015 2:10 a.m.
We live in Hot Springs Village, and year after year the plants in the photo I have enclosed are always a pleasure to see in early summer in the same area. Not sure what they are but they have a beautiful orange flower and we look forward to them every year. Is it a weed or a wildflower?
updated: 06/27/2015 2:09 a.m.
Jim Maase, from the Oak Forest neighborhood of Little Rock.
posted: 06/27/2015 1 a.m.
Too many plants, too little time? A lot of unnecessary effort can be weeded out with some time- and energy-saving shortcuts, from plant selection to better tools.
posted: 06/27/2015 1 a.m.
Tracy Byrd, from east Fayetteville.
posted: 06/26/2015 11:13 a.m.
People looking to get more use out of their backyards are building or converting sheds for a variety of purposes.
posted: 06/20/2015 1:51 a.m.
Fascination with fairies isn't new. It dates from early Greek mythology, and who didn't love Tinkerbell? But only recently have so many Arkansans begun building fairy gardens.
posted: 06/20/2015 1:49 a.m.
Valerie Wingert Where I live: An appendix of Little Rock's Hillcrest neighborhood for 28 years with my husband of 29 years, Steve Evans.
posted: 06/20/2015 1:48 a.m.
Q I feed the birds year round, have seven hummingbird feeders out and love watching them. I see pictures of hummers lined up around the feeder, but these guys fight and only one at a time will feed. Is there a secret to getting more than one hummer on the feeder at a time?
posted: 06/20/2015 1:46 a.m.
I am considering buying an older house in a historic neighborhood. What are some things I should do before making an offer?
posted: 06/20/2015 1:45 a.m.
theBox What's to love: It's an all-in-one starter box for grilling -- a burnable charcoal chimney with no lighter fluid needed.
posted: 06/20/2015 1:44 a.m.
Dear Otus, I read with great interest historian/archivist Tom Dillard's [June 14] column on the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. He noted this was the commission's centennial year and lauded many of its accomplishments.
posted: 06/20/2015 1:43 a.m.
Basil has hit the big time. It's now America's favorite herb. Gardeners shopping for seeds and plants can find a wide variety, from the small-leaved lemon to luxuriant Italian ones such as Genovese.