As the group made its way up the rugged mountain path toward the clearing, their heavy, crunching bootsteps turned to near-silent tiptoeing, their friendly chitchat dropped to whispers, giddy smiles appeared on faces and eyes brimmed with tears.
Spring cleaning season is here, and some of us got a head start by taking Marie Kondo’s message to heart: You’ll be happier if you eliminate clutter.
Our recent winter storms brought picturesque scenes and a chance to play in the snow, and I am sure many friends enjoyed sitting around a warm fireplace.
What makes a house or an apartment a home?
The Fremont plan is a 2195 square foot single level home with open concept living, giving it that expansive feel everyone desires.
Our recent snowfall gripped our area with bone chilling cold and snow, so much snow.
Deciduous shrubs — those that lose their leaves each winter — are always sending up new stems at or near ground level.
Winter weather doesn’t prevent us from gardening, especially when it comes to starting vegetables indoors.
A desert storm is brewing in the design world. Renewed interest in earthy color palettes, rich textures, tribal patterns and rustic elements has sparked a revival of Southwestern decorating style, long associated with homes in New Mexico and Arizona.
We are contemplating installing pavers for our driveway and are a little nervous about the installation process, the disruption of travel in and out of the garage, and hope that you have some YCCA’s helpful hints. — Lewis and Margaret, Prescott.
Succulents are popular for two simple reasons: They are beautiful and nearly indestructible.
Planting clumps of bright, successively bloo ming flowers is a popular method for attracting foraging pollinators like bees and butterflies.
Lots Backing to Open Space Available!
Looking for an eco-friendly alternative to traditional plastics — especially single-use items like bags, straws and picnic tableware — many supermarkets and vendors are offering an array of compostable alternatives made from plant fibers or starches.
GRANVILLE by Universal Homes in Prescott Valley is Northern Arizona’s most successful new home community.
Dahlias have been a fixture in summer flower gardens for generations. But it may be time to update your idea of dahlias.
When you think of small evergreen shrubs, do you have an image in your mind of small, rather uninteresting lumps of green dotting a landscape? Well, you shouldn’t.
As Kermit the Frog would say “It’s not easy bein’ green; it seems you blend in with so many other ordinary things.”
Lease These Homes in Pronghorn Ranch! Both model homes in Dorn Homes Shadow Ridge at Pronghorn Ranch community are available for leaseback.
Consider giving your valentine something different this year. Select an indoor plant with heart-shaped leaves or flowers.
If you want to give your sweetheart the traditional bouquet of red roses that everyone else in the office will receive this Valentine’s Day, then go for it.
Feeding birds in winter is one of the nation’s most popular wildlife-watching activities, yet many ornithologists say it’s often more rewarding for people than for birds.