Category Archives: Things To Do

Top Tampa Bay Hiking Spots

An abundance of natural areas across the Tampa Bay watershed offer countless trails for hiking enthusiasts. Many popular maintained trails can be found at state, county and city parks. Also, the Southwest Florida Water Management ...

Grow a Modern ‘Victory Garden’

By Avalon Theisen Victory gardens were planted in World Wars I and II to supply fresh food at home because so much food was being sent to soldiers overseas. As the gardens grew, so did the people’s morale. Everyone was proud becau...

Make a Worm a Home!

By Barbara Fincher. Kids across Hillsborough County have an amazing opportunity to kick up their recycling skills! You know those blue and green recycling bins everyone has laying around? They’re not going to be used anymore, but ...

Transforming Your Landscape

By Willow LaMonte. Long-time Florida gardeners know that October is the start of the best growing season for many plants including vegetables, perennials and trees. A fresh crop of books introduces even newbies to the joys of grow...