April is here, and if you are thinking “April showers bring May flowers,” you might also be someone who looks forward to that feeling of rebirth that gardens can give. In that case, you’re in luck. This month, we bring you the latest trends in gardening, offering tips to get the most out of the experience. Don’t have a green thumb? That’s okay. There’s something for everyone in our feature article, including some great reasons to get close to the Earth and dig in. Speaking of showers, this month we also visit the Prince William County Service Authority’s Water Academy. Read why so many residents have become involved with the academy.