Warm up in a greenhouse.
When we lived in Wisconsin I was spoiled with a fabulous garden center that was open year round very close by. On a dreary winter day when I longing for spring I could go roam up and down the aisles and drool over their plants, watch the fish in the koi pond. It was so wonderfully warm and humid in there, like therapy it washed away the winter blues just enough to get me through another week. Where we live in Minnesota I have to drive much further for this experience. My choice place, though…
Which Trellis is the Best Trellis? — Seed Savers Exchange Blog
Here at Seed Savers Exchange, to say we grow a wide variety of fruits, vegetables, and flowers would be an understatement. With decades of experience growing hundreds of vegetable varieties in production and garden settings, our crews at Seed Savers Exchange have learned a thing or two about support
How to Grow Onions - From Start to Finish
Onions are edible bulbs. They are members of the allium family, along with chives, garlic, leeks, shallots and ornamental alliums. Onion bulbs are round or oblong and are composed of concentric layers. They can have either a pungent smell and taste or be quite sweet, depending on the variety. Early in the season, onions send up tubular, hollow leaves, before beginning to form bulbs. Most onions are biennial, so you will seldom see an onion flower. Multiplier onions or Egyptian walking onions…
Make a Pallet Fence that will cost you nothing
Pallets can be found so many places for free. And you can make all kind of great things from them. We have made this from light weight pallets. Here goes: Drill some supporting pallet boards to the walls - like 2 or 3 on top of each other. Drill the first pallet you see on the left of the picture to the supporting boards. Drill the following pallets to the previous. Do the same on the opposite side. If you do not have a wall to fix it on, then find a log that you can put down in the gr…
10 Ways to Repurpose Old Pallets - This Silly Girl's Kitchen
10 Ways to Repurpose Old Pallets, get inspired with this collection of pallet DIY tutorials! I have always admired you DIYers! I’ve been known to put a wreath or 2 together myself, but these are some serious projects! I don’t know what it is, maybe it’s the tools that intimidate me? I don’t know....Read More
Washi Tape Note Card Set
So . . . I was playing around instead of doing tax preparation stuff . . . what can I say . . . I NEEDED a break!!! Simple 3 1/2" x 5" washi tape note cards with score lines and greetings. Nice, Happy Gift, don't you think? Okay - so now I will get back to WORK!
Boxes aren't always the quickest projects, but this Curvy Keepsake box is definitely quick and easy--and oh, so cute!!!!!! It's the kind of box that you just can't wait to get your hands on and, when you make one, its simplicity (to assemble, decorate, close, and open) almost makes you want to squeal. My box features the following Stampin' Up! products: Card Stock: Whisper White Stamp Sets: Flower Shop, Work of Art Ink: Coastal Cabana Punches: Pansy, Scalloped Tag Topper Accessories: White…