7 Brilliant DIY Raised Garden Bed Ideas

7 Brilliant DIY Raised Garden Bed Ideas

Anyone else dreaming of their garden yet?  I am eagerly awaiting the seed catalogs to arrive in the mail. If you are in need of some raised garden beds, I’ve rounded up some great ideas here that you might want to implement into your yard. Wooden Raised Garden...
Our Raised Garden Beds

Our Raised Garden Beds

Last year was our first year to have a garden in our new house. In one of our previous houses, we had an incredibly large raised garden bed.  We saved money by doing one large bed, instead of several raised garden beds.  We did have to buy more compost/soil for the...
DIY Strawberry Containers and Towers

DIY Strawberry Containers and Towers

I’ve mentioned in the past that we moved into our house fairly recently.  Several years ago, the house we were in had an amazing garden, we had chickens and it was our own little paradise. Our new house is on a small plot of land (5000ish sq feet, which is very...

7 Best Indoor Plants to Filter your Air

My Father-in-Law sent me a basket of plants for last Valentine’s Day. This basket had two plants that are known for their air purifying abilities – Nerve Plant and a Peace Lily.  It’s kind of a coincidence that he sent this, as I had started to...
11 Best Smelling Plants for Your Yard

11 Best Smelling Plants for Your Yard

There’s nothing like walking outside and smelling the sweet smell of flowers wafting towards you.  I find the scent of certain flowers tells me a story.  For example when I smell Daphne, I know it’s time to say goodbye to winter and hello to spring and...