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The Mental Health Benefits of Gardening - Mulch Mound

The Mental Health Benefits of Gardening

Gardening has been a beloved pastime for centuries, and it's easy to see why. Not only does it provide a sense of accomplishment and beauty, but it also has a multitude of mental health benefits. Whether you have a small balcony garden or a sprawling backyard oasis, gardening can have a positive impact on your overall well-being.   1. Reduces Stress & Anxiety Gardening is a great way to unwind and relax after a long day. Being outside in nature and getting your hands dirty can help reduce stress and anxiety levels. Additionally, gardening can help increase feelings of calmness and well-being, which can contribute to better mental health overall. Gardening releases endorphins and other feel-good chemicals in the brain....

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The Winter Series: Winter Lawn Care - Mulch Mound

The Winter Series: Winter Lawn Care

Winter can be a difficult time for lawn care, as the colder temperatures and shorter days can make it hard to keep your lawn looking its best. However, with a little bit of planning and preparation, you can keep your lawn healthy and green even during the winter months. One of the most important steps in winter lawn care is to make sure that your lawn is healthy and well-nourished going into the winter. This means that you should fertilize your lawn in the fall, using a fertilizer that is high in potassium and phosphorus. These nutrients help to strengthen the roots and protect the lawn from the cold winter temperatures. Another key step in winter lawn care is to...

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Spring is Here! Now What? - Mulch Mound

Spring is Here! Now What?

Taking some time to get your property straightened up in the Spring can help you really enjoy the yard all year long. Here at the Mulch Mound, we created a simple list to help get you started.

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