Time For Thanks at Good Earth Plants and GreenScaped Buildings

Posted on Nov 23, 2016
Time For Thanks at Good Earth Plants and GreenScaped Buildings

It is (already!) Thanksgiving 2016, and I’m thankful for many people in my life. Thanksgiving is a good time to let them know. I’m thankful for: • My folks: far from perfect, but great role models and teachers. They set a good standard and give me plenty to both admire and laugh about. • My […]

Healing and Growing With Horticultural Therapy

Posted on Nov 16, 2016
Healing and Growing With Horticultural Therapy

Several years ago at a Water Conservation Garden event at Cuyamaca College, I met Laura Eubanks. I stopped at her booth to talk to her because she had some of the most beautiful succulent displays I’d seen in a long time. At the time, Laura was an aspiring landscape designer. She asked a lot of […]

Let The Sunshine In To Lift Your Mood Naturally

Posted on Nov 10, 2016
Let The Sunshine In To Lift Your Mood Naturally

Are you feeling a little blue? You might be tempted to blame this week’s presidential election results. Hillary Clinton gave a gracious concession speech, and we hope the best for President-elect Donald Trump (and don’t go changing our environmental laws any time soon). But it might not be the only reason you aren’t your usual […]

Growing A Business, 39 Years and Counting

Posted on Nov 1, 2016
Growing A Business, 39 Years and Counting

Thirty-nine years ago today, all I wanted was a way to support myself. I was almost 20 and my dad had just kicked me out of the house because I didn’t get a job over the summer. I got a part-time job while going to community college, working at an outdoor “plant stand” in the […]