Celebrate Summer’s Last Stand with a Special Labor Day Discount!
Just as Memorial Day marks the beginning of the glory that is summer, so Labor Day marks the end. The three day weekend, the great weather and the excuse for long days out in the sun with friends, food and frozen cocktails construct the fabric of Labor Day Weekend. Make this one extra special with
Earth Day is Friday!
Earth Day is Friday April 22. This holiday has been celebrated every year on this day since 1970 to raise awareness about the needs of the Earth we all share and the trials and tribulations we put it through on a daily basis. Do your part this year and celebrate the earth in a fun
Happy Valentine’s Day
Happy Valentine’s Day! Even if you’re not in a relationship, Valentine’s Day is a great opportunity to tell those you care about that you love them. Oftentimes, we think that Valentine’s is just an excuse for Hallmark to sell cards, See’s to sell chocolate and the flower growers to sell bouquets. However, we can also
What to Do with Your Chirstmas Tree
Decorations, guests, presents, eggnog and December 25th have all come and gone and now we are just left with the holiday memories, leftovers and general debris. We know to save our bows and wrapping paper for next year, to keep boxes and packaging for future presents and to reuse what we can for other creative
To all our wonderful readers, customers and followers, All of us here at Backyard X-Scapes would like to wish you and yours a very happy, healthy and safe Christmas weekend. We hope that your holidays will be filled with the love and joy that this magical season is all about. Whether you are making a
5 “Green” Gift Ideas
Christmas is this weekend and if you’re anything like me, you haven’t bought a thing. At Backyard X-Scapes we are always looking for ways to help our customers “go green” without breaking the bank or pushing too far outside the box. We believe that Christmas gift-giving can be meaningful, generous and eco-friendly. The following are
Have Christmas in the Tropics Without Leaving Home
If you have yet to start decorating your home for Christmas; join the club. Whether your reasoning for getting a late start on the holidays this year stems from a complete lack of time or you have just been avoiding exerting the effort or dreading the inevitable start to January and the daunting task of
What are you doing this Thanksgiving?
Every year it’s the same old thing: driving to parents, in-laws or other relatives houses for the same old turkey dinner, the retelling of the same old stories, the asking of the same old questions. Why not do something different this year? Something out of the ordinary? Something to shake things up? Travelling is a
Fourth of July is On It’s Way
First came Memorial Day, then Father’s Day and now Fourth of July is upon us. Summer just provides us with endless reasons to get together with friends and family and enjoy the great outdoors. With all these excuses to throw parties or host gatherings, isn’t it about time to jump on the summer bandwagon and
Happy Canada Day!
To all our Canadian followers, Backyard X-Scapes would like to wish you a very happy Canada Day. Eat, drink and be merry on this holiday as you celebrate the anniversary of the Canadian Confederation. Honor this day in traditional Canadian style by doing whatever you want! Canadians celebrate with everything from firework and air shows