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Best Herbs for Container Gardening

Time to get your hands dirty and start planting some herbs. Some of you with small outdoor patios, decks or balconies will really love this post. You don't have to have a big garden to grow herbs. You can grow them in containers, and they will flourish, even if you don't have a green thumb.… Continue reading Best Herbs for Container Gardening

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Starting a Garden with Children

  Children are born explorers, and touching the cool earth, planting seeds and watching a plant grow are wonderful lessons in learning where our food comes from. Plus – they get to play in the dirt and not get in trouble for it! You can plot out an area in your yard or keep it… Continue reading Starting a Garden with Children

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Diy Topsy Turvy Planter — Haphazard Homemaker

I just love the creativity of Robin! I saw this project on her blog last year and I wanted to share it with you again. If you haven't seen Robins blog, head over there, you will enjoy!   This is another easy to make garden art project, that will look so cute sitting in your… Continue reading Diy Topsy Turvy Planter — Haphazard Homemaker

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Growing Food From Scraps

Did you know that 1/3 of all the food globally is wasted? Yes, it is! 1.3 billion tons gets lost or wasted or not consumed. And only a small percentage of that waste can be diverted for composting. Compost will help lessen these waste but did you know that there is a better way to save food?… Continue reading Growing Food From Scraps

Crafts, Fun & Easy DIY, Garden, Kids

Garden Fairy Jar

I wrote this tutorial last year and I am re posting because it is so special and relatively easy. So I am re doing it for you because there are so many of you out there with small children, and I know they will love this! I see different versions of these fairy jars all… Continue reading Garden Fairy Jar

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Outdoor Ideas For $1

Hello, It's time to set our sights on relaxing, entertaining, and enjoying our outdoor spaces. Hmm, perhaps your thinking these spaces with decorative and functional elements can get expensive. Well let me tell you...they don't have to be. If your watching your wallet, then instead of heading over to the home goods store, take a… Continue reading Outdoor Ideas For $1

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Best Warm Season Crops For Your Edible Garden

These are my top picks for veggies and fruits to grow at home, from tomatoes to greens. Growing your own edibles gives you veggies and fruits that taste so delicious. Whether you have a large area, or a small plot, you too can grow your own favorites. Strawberries Few things taste sweeter than a plump,… Continue reading Best Warm Season Crops For Your Edible Garden

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Pro Tips for Potted Plants — Blessings By Me

I just came across this excellent post by Michelle! This post is jammed packed with great ideas for potted plants..Enjoy! Follow these pro tips to make the most out of your potted plants. via Pro Tips for Potted Plants — Blessings By Me

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Fish Weighted Tablecloth Clips

If you remember, last week I showed you my idea for tablecloth clips. Well, that got me to thinking. So I thought of making pretty ones. If you know me, you know I love the ocean. These are so wonderful, especially with summer here. All those outings, picnics, parties, and home entertaining. This tablecloth inspired… Continue reading Fish Weighted Tablecloth Clips

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Outdoor Table Weights

It's Summer, time to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. Have you ever planned a party, barbecue, picnic and your all set up to eat, and a wind comes and blows the tablecloth away??? Well I had that problem. It seemed like every time I planned something for outside, it would get breezy and… Continue reading Outdoor Table Weights