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Weekend DIY Curb Appeal Project

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Finally, the weather around here is warming up enough that we can begin to get to work on some of our yardwork. But there’s still a few piles of snow on the ground so for now we need to be content just making plans and getting a few of the supplies we’ll be needing once […]

Gardening Easter Basket

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Easter baskets come in all shapes and sizes, and using your creativity to fill them is part of the fun. Wouldn’t the special Gardener in your life be thrilled to receive this Easter Basket? You might also like… 30 Themed Easter Basket Ideas Mini Wooden Easter Basket: Kids Craft Gardening with Antiques Spring Decorating: Easy […]

Planting Tulip Bulbs for Spring


Nothing could be easier to do than planting tulip bulbs during the fall. A few hours spent in the yard on a crisp fall day will be rewarded in the spring with waves of gorgeous colors and spectacular views as your landscape awakens from it’s long winter nap. I know that most of you have […]

Container Garden for Fall

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Often times when the weather grows cooler we forget about our gardens and flowering plants. But did you know there are plenty of plants that are hardy during the cooler weather? As you well know we love decorating the front of our home, especially for Fall. Whether we add a wagon full of pumpkins, spruce […]

14 Repurposed Wagon Ideas

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One of my favorite outdoor decorating pieces is our Antique Wagon. Although it’s seen it’s better days, we took it apart earlier this Summer, cleaned it up and fixed it so it wouldn’t fall apart. The re-purposed wagon usually holds annual flowers during the Summer, and during the Fall and Winter it finds a new […]

Fresh Herbs: Preserving and Drying

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Cooking with herbs is something we do on a daily basis. And honestly, herbs can get really expensive. However, growing your own herbs is very easy, inexpensive and doesn’t require a lot of time. Last year we built a Raised Garden Bed and loved having fresh veggies during the Summer. But it just wasn’t large […]

Vintage Wagon Planter

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If you have spent anytime at all around here, you will know that I love vintage, antique looking items. The great thing about that is they look really cool, but since they are old, sometimes they fall apart. The Vintage Wagon that we have used for many years as a planter to hold annual flowers […]