As a gal who loves to play with plants on a daily bases I would like to share with you my top picks for anyone wanting to get out and grow something. Tonight on #gardenchat Twitter it is all about gift giving. Be sure to join in the conversation on Twitter to find out what ….
Keep it simple during the Holiday season is what I’m all about. In this post I share with you a recycled box from my garden and some trimmings from the Christmas tree that became the center of attention at our coffee table this December. Needed For This Project 1 container or decorative box 3 large […]
The other day on Facebook I shared the new wreath I had just hung from the P.Allen Smith Holiday Collection in hopes that my friends could help me decide what to put in the containers to complement on the mantle in my home. The response was over whelming and I wish….
A lifestyle blogging friend of mine did a post about how Thanksgiving is late this year so it is appropriate in the blogging world that she share her Christmas tree she finished decorating this week. With that in mind I don’t feel like guilty sharing a recent visit to one of my favorite places in […]
My Thursday #gardenwalk share is from The University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum. It is a quick hour drive up north from my home and garden and I wish I could get up there more often to visit. Matthaei Botanical Garden and Arboretum connects people with nature. They teach about sustaining the […]
Kate Copsey Shares Poinsettia at Local IGC It isn’t everyday I get to visit one of my favorite independent garden centers with a fellow garden writer. You can imagine my excitement to meet up with the fabulous Kate Copesy at Bostdorff Greenhouse in Bowling Green, Ohio yesterday. Kate was on location filming for her new […]
One of the freshest and uplifting scents in nature is that of the conifer; Any cone-bearing tree. Who doesn’t enjoy a walk in a wooded area loaded with evergreens and pines? I don’t remember the story of why trees like the Douglas Fir were picked as the ‘official’ Christmas tree but if I were to […]
And the Winner is …… ( watch the video ) Thank you everyone who participated in the Cheerful Tradition Wreath Giveaway. It has been inspiring reading about your holiday traditions you enjoy to continue each year. Big THANK YOU to my friend P.Allen Smith for arranging this product giveaway. I can’t wait to see where […]