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Lifetime Wheelbarrow Review

Lifetime Two-Wheeled Wheelbarrow: Product Review

By Monica Hemingway | February 10, 2013

When I first saw the Lifetime Wheelbarrow (a two-wheeled wheelbarrow) I wasn’t convinced that it would be anything special. And the price tag seemed a little high (ranging from $169 to $179, depending on source). After all, you can buy a traditional wheelbarrow at your local hardware store for less than $60. But after using […]

Nantucket Diddy Bagg

Nantucket Diddy Bagg: Product Review

By Monica Hemingway | February 9, 2013

No, it’s not a typo – I really do mean Nantucket Baggs with two g’s.  And they are the perfect gift for the gardener who has everything – this is one gift they’ll definitely use! I bought my bag two years ago at the CT Flower & Garden Show.  I loved the color (lime green […]

Ethel Gardening Gloves for Women: Product Review

By Monica Hemingway | January 30, 2013

I’ve talked about women’s gardening gloves before so you know that I’m not easily swayed by a pretty design, woman-focused marketing, or a good price. But I have to say that the new Ethel gardening gloves are a very welcome addition to my gardening ‘attire’ – AND they’re pretty, built for women, and well-priced. I […]

Radius PRO Digging Spade: Product Review

By Monica Hemingway | January 1, 2013

I’m usually pretty skeptical about so-called “ergonomic” gardening tools. They’re usually just the same old tool but with a bent handle (which makes it almost impossible to hold the tool comfortably) or some sort of add-on attachment (which promptly falls off or breaks). But when I saw the NRG Pro Digging Tools from Radius Garden […]