Tropical terrace plant profiles

In my last post, I introduced my balcony garden and outlined some life benefits gained from gardening. Getting my plants in order was a challenge, because information is so scattered across the Internet. For sake of my own learning process, here are some of the plants...

Life benefits gained from gardening

In early January I decided to sharpen up my discipline and cut a daily beer drinking habit out of my life. My main purpose was to lose a growing beer belly, but many other benefits emerged as well. One of them was gardening. Before my new routine, my evenings were...

Losing a beer belly in three months

Consuming alcohol in moderation does not make you fat. For the past year my after-work activity of choice has been to drink 2-4 cans of Beer Lao. At 134 calories per small can, that works out to an extra 268-536 per day. I assumed my workouts would be wiping out those...