A “dangerous” heat wave is hitting the western United States.
A “dangerous” heat wave is hitting the western United States
If you brought pots and urns indoors during the winter, you can take them outside once temperatures are consistently above 45 degrees. Place the plants and flowers in appropriate areas around your patio or deck — some plants need shade, while others require direct sunlight. If you grew plants indoors during winter with a hydroponic garden, make sure you have enough pots or urns if you’d like to replant them outdoors.
Display famous words from the Declaration of Independence on galvanized tubs. Coat three tubs with white metal primer. Then paint each tub a different shade of blue. (Buy deep blue exterior paint and dilute with white exterior paint to get the two lighter hues). Use letter stickers to spell “life,” “liberty” and “happiness” on the tubs. Fill with ice to hold drinks or frozen treats, or use without ice to hold sparklers for some Fourth of July fun.
The red carpet for the 90th Academy Awards was a fashion rainbow. There was a little bit of black, a whole lot of white, bits of red, a ton of blush tones, a dollop of buttercup and a few outlier shades of gray, silver and caramel. It seemed that the actors and actresses wore the clothes to which they were drawn, the clothes that their friends designed or the ones that they were contracted to wear.
Some of my best plantings are not my doing. My role, in these cases, has been to recognize the plants' qualities and then leave well enough alone.
Again, I sanded and sanded and when I followed with a wipe down, oh, good grief, there were still blemishes. I sanded some more. Then I declar…
Former Greene County Rescue Squad Capt. Pamela Sizemore has spent the last 15 months building and decorating an incredible house.
Fluvanna County High School dedicated a new shade structure Friday to help students from overexposure to the sun with the help of an $8,000 gr…