Spring Planting Ideas
The sun is out, the birds are singing and my thumb is getting greener by the day. It has been absolutely gorgeous the past few days and I have been using any excuse to be outside and stay ou…
The Impatient Gardener: Oh how I love a great garden path
My favorite of my boards on Pinterest is my “Great Garden Paths” board. I have a weakness for garden paths. There is something so incredibly inviting about a path through a garden. It says, “Explore me,” or “Feel free to look AND touch, I’m cool with it.” My favorite garden paths bend around corners, begging […]
Build a Greenhouse From Vintage Windows
We were inspired to build this greenhouse from a pile of vintage windows that we found on my parents' property. This stack of single-paned windows ended up becoming a space for me to start and nurture my seedlings - and is now where I am growing my tomatoes and peppers this summer. This is a wonderful way to create your own growing space - or backyard escape! - using upcycled windows that are easily found in ReStores or on online classified sites. Here it is, in its finished glory! W…
Sunflowers, zinnias and marigolds part two - Raised Urban Gardens
The sunflowers and zinnias are in full bloom. I love having flowers in my garden and I call the sunflowers the sunshine in my garden. The shear size and colors just catch my eye and make me happy! I couldn’t stop taking pictures of them. so so pretty!
75 Flowers Deer Will Not Eat
Deer are picky eaters.The following list of annuals and perennials are "deer resistant" as they are their least favorite plants to eat!