Fall Planting for Spring Flowers

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While many of our favorite flowers and shrubs are best planted in spring, after the coldest days of winter are past, there are some plants that thrive with a fall planting. Planting Bulbs Some bulbs will bloom year after year, so long as they’re cared for after blooming. Flowers like daffodils and crocus don’t need Read More

Keeping Chickens in the City

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In these blogs, we talk a lot about the compromises one makes when choosing urban vs. rural life. But in many cities today, one compromise that doesn’t need to be made is keeping chickens. Wait, chickens? It’s true! An increasing number of cities are allowing backyard chicken-keeping, and both Minneapolis and St. Paul are among them. Read More

Simplify and declutter this spring!

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Spring cleaning is a yearly ritual for many people, and decluttering is often goal number one. Unless you’ve specifically dedicated some time to regularly clearing out your home, chances are good that you’re in the same situation! If you need help finding a place to start, try out these tips: Start with 5 minutes. Tidying and Read More

Gardening on a Smaller Scale

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Living in the city has some definite advantages. It often reduces commute times and brings us closer to shopping and entertainment options. But land is often at a premium in the city, which means our yards take a hit. The typical St. Paul city lot is less than half the size of a lot in Read More

Planting with a Purpose

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Where Have the Pollinators Gone?  If you’ve followed the news in the past decade, even at a passing glance, you’ve likely heard talk about pollinators. Specifically: the disappearance of millions of insects that, along with birds, help to pollinate the plants and trees that provide food for us all. There simply aren’t as many pollinators Read More

The Smart Home

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The Smart Home It is now easier than ever to control virtually everything in a home with the simple click of a button or smart phone app. What was once only science fiction has become reality. Not only can smart gadgets make homes more convenient and efficient, they also have the potential to increase home Read More

Como Park Pre-MLS – Coming SOON! 820 Wheelock

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Como Park Listing coming very soon to the MLS! The Como Park Real Estate market is HOT and you may want to see this before the rest of the MLS knows about it! This charming home is a true gem of Como Park! Featuring a beautiful view of Como Lake, this cottage style home will be on the Read More