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5 Family Fun Activities for Winter Break
The kids are about to be off for an entire week for winter break, and you need a plan to keep them busy! If you're tired of the same old activities year after year, we have your list of 5 Family Fun Activities for Winter Break! Herr's Snack Factory "Snacktacular" Light Display Visitors to the...
December 19, 2019
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Awesome Holiday Lights in Philly and the Burbs!
The holidays are a time to spend with family and friends, and a favorite tradition is driving around to look at light displays. There's no need to waste gas trying to find cool houses to check out! We have compiled a huge list of the best holiday lights in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs! The BlinkingHouse...
December 19, 2019
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Tips to Keep Your Home and Family Safe This Holiday Season

The holidays are a busy time of year, so it’s easy to get distracted. However, between all the shopping, baking and merriment, it’s important to be aware of any issues that can result in big problems for your family and home. Not to worry! The experts at Giroud Tree and Lawn your checklist to make…

December 19, 2019
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Gifts that Give Back to the Environment
The holidays are right around the corner, and oftentimes the best gift to give is one that serves a greater purpose. We here at Giroud are passionate about trees and the environment. That's why we've compiled this Gift Guide of gifts that give back to the environment. You'll find something for everyone on your list,...
December 19, 2019
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Gift Ideas for Kids Who Love Nature
Kids who love nature will enjoy these gift ideas this holiday season! Go Find It Family Game This is an awesome game for the whole family to get outside and exlpore nature together! It's a scavenger hunt that will have your kids hunting for all sorts of cool things and learning about the world around...
December 12, 2019
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5 Gifts for the Garden Lover
Tree Finder: A Manual for Identification of Trees by Their Leaves (Eastern US) Whether you have a budding arborist or an adventure seeker on your list, they will love this pocket guide! This handy manual is tiny, but jam packed with easy to understand illustrations and information. Tree Finder is a great little book to...
December 12, 2019
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Check Your Christmas Tree for Spotted Lanternfly Egg Masses
Egg Masses are laid in rows and covered with a clay-like secretion. Finding the perfect Christmas trees is one of the highlights of the holiday season. However, with the recent invasion of the Spotted Lanternfly, many Pennsylvanians are left wondering if they should be hesitant about bringing a possible tainted topiary into their home! Is there...
December 5, 2019
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Real Versus Artificial Christmas Trees- What’s Best for Your Family?
There is a lot to consider when deciding whether a real or artificial christmas tree is best for your family. The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is fully underway, and your family might be heading out this weekend to pick out the perfect Christmas tree. In the decades-long battle of real versus artificial Christmas...
December 5, 2019
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How to Protect Hollies, Rhododendrons and Evergreens from Winter Burn

Cold weather is hard on your landscape! Heavy snow and ice cause many problems. But, did you know that cold wind can be just as devastating to your trees and shrubs? Learn how to protect Hollies, Rhododendrons and Evergreens from Winter Burn with tips from Giroud!

November 21, 2019
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Prepare Your Home for Winter with These Tips

Guest writer, Clara Beaufort, founder of Gardener Gigs, shares her tips on how to prepare your home for the cold winter ahead. Temperatures are dropping (and staying there), and you’re really looking forward to the chilly winter months: Sitting by the fire, drinking hot cocoa, seeing friends and family over the holidays. But before you…

November 21, 2019
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