How to Make Life Easier with a Garden Sanctuary

How to Make Life Easier with a Garden Sanctuary

  The word ‘sanctuary’ is defined as: 1) a place of refuge or safety, 2) a nature reserve. A Garden Sanctuary blends both of those together and becomes a place of refuge in the middle of nature. Can you think of any better thing to…

How to Plan the Best Garden using the Moon

How to Plan the Best Garden using the Moon

Follow my blog with Bloglovin When we dream of a great garden, all too often, we are thinking of Grandma and Grandpa, not the Moon, nor its phases and signs.   We all dream of having a garden like Grandpa’s. Lush. Green. Loaded with fresh…

How to Add Fun with Frugal Garden Decorating

How to Add Fun with Frugal Garden Decorating

  If gardening is an art form, frugal garden decorating is the paint!   We all want healthy, beautiful gardens that delight the senses. But there should also be an element of fun tucked between the greenery.   Just so you know: This post contains…

Bellissimo! It’s What Happens with Amazing Italian Vegetables

Bellissimo! It’s What Happens with Amazing Italian Vegetables

    Translated, Bellissimo means very beautiful. It is the perfect way to describe a garden that incorporates Italian vegetables. Beautiful. Colorful. Delicious!   Just so you know: This post contains affiliate links; if you click on a link and make a purchase I might…

3 Delightful Herbs You’ll Love -Not Just for Cooking!

3 Delightful Herbs You’ll Love -Not Just for Cooking!

    All of them are wonderful, but there are some herbs you’ll love more than others. I love cooking and growing herbs. They add texture and definition to my garden. When I brush against them the aroma is heavenly. And then they are used…

Spring Flowers – How to Embrace Life with Beauty

Spring Flowers – How to Embrace Life with Beauty

  Spring is here, and with it comes a beautiful array of spring flowers. As you drive down the road, you see fields of wildflowers, or beautiful roses in someone’s yard. All that beauty can’t help but make you smile.   If it makes you…

How to Cultivate Fun, Flavor & ‘Buzz’ in a Theme Garden

How to Cultivate Fun, Flavor & ‘Buzz’ in a Theme Garden

  A Theme Garden is a great way to add a bit of fun to an ordinary garden. It also adds flavor to your meals with homegrown vegetables and herbs.  And, if it is done right, it can also create quite a ‘buzz’ about your…

When you Need to Order Seeds, But Don’t Know the Best Company

When you Need to Order Seeds, But Don’t Know the Best Company

  When you need to order seeds, but don’t know the best company to use, it can get frustrating.  Will the seeds germinate?  Are they cost-competitive?   Just so you know: This post contains affiliate links; if you click on a link and make a…

How to Have an Awesome Garden in 5 Easy Steps

How to Have an Awesome Garden in 5 Easy Steps

    January is the perfect time to plan an awesome garden. Everything else has been done. We have taken the last few weeks to put away Christmas decorations and get our house back in order. The cold weather has us in the kitchen making…

For the Birds – Keep them Warm this Winter

For the Birds – Keep them Warm this Winter

    Some things may be ‘for the birds’, but winter definitely isn’t one of them. Do you know how to help keep them warm this winter?   You can easily keep your feathered friends warm with these few tips!     Just so you…

Drip Irrigation

Drip Irrigation

  With a drip irrigation system, you can spend all that time you used to take watering your garden on some other project. Or, if you can get away with it, just grab a lawn chair, a glass of lemonade and a good book and…

Seeds Packets

Seeds Packets

      Seed Packets are a fun way to store your seeds, whether you purchase them in bulk or save them from your heirloom plants. A handful added to a gift basket for your favorite gardener just adds icing to the cake! While I…