Winter home and garden tips for Australians

When winter comes around it is hard to muster any sort of enthusiasm for any outdoor activity.  Let alone feel the need to crawl around in the garden.  Understandably, when you live in thenorthernhemisphere that experiences a frosty and icy winter, gardening is not an option.  However, should you live in the southern hemisphere where winters are not as severe, you have little excuse.  Countries like Australia still have some temperate days where the sun comes out and a little gardening or outdoor chores can be taken care of.  Not saying it is not cold, but it certainly does not mean you gamble with getting frostbite while you are taking care of your garden and outdoor maintenance.

If you are someone that suffers from the winter blues, studies have recently shown that getting outdoors helps to relieve some of the symptoms.  Gardening is a great winter outdoor activity, as you … Read the rest