Speaking of the Garden...
"All through the long winter, I dream of my garden. On the first day of spring, I dig my fingers deep into the soft earth. I can feel its energy, and my spirits soar." --Helen Hayes
Organic Gardening... Growing Seedlings in Recycled Containers (tutorial) | Intuition Physician
I have been saving some old boxes and cardboard tubes and plastic lids and such for the past several weeks… it’s so wonderful how you can recycle things you find around your home into something you needed and wanted, for free! Today I’ll show you two different ways to create mini-greenhouses for your precious seedlings.... Read more »
A Sweet Tweet - Pink Pistachio
Our dollhouse could be labeled a bird magnet. Over the years, many a feathered friend have made nests in our mailbox, front porch, and trees. And sadly, we’ve even experienced bird deaths (both of which induced by those living here – yes, I’m talking Husby and LuLu. But those are stories for another time… or maybe never). Sad. Come Spring each year, this place is chirping! These super simple DIY bird feeders are our way of giving an annual peace offering to nature (let’s be honest… word in…
Raised and Enclosed Garden Bed - a lovely way to keep your garden protected
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Best Homemade Weed Killer And Other Ways To Kill Weeds
Best Home Made Weed Killer diy Cheap Ways to kill weeds using household ingredients: diy Recipe: 1 gallon white vinegar, 1/4 cup salt, 1/2 cup liquid dish detergent. Vinegar: Do not dilute with water. Use common household vinegar or a pickling vinegar for more killing power. Salt: 1 part salt to 2 parts water should … Best Homemade Weed Killer And Other Ways To Kill Weeds Read More »
Upcycled Garden Trellis
Got wood? Better Half and I love nature and natural looking surroundings. That doesn’t mean we don’t have the odd man-made sculptural piece or two scattered throughout our gardens, but…
Indoor Bottle Herb Garden - From Recycled Milk Bottles
Sylvie from Not Just Trash shares a great way to repurpose used plastic milk bottles to make a bottle herb garden. Plastic bottles make the best planters - click for a do it yourself tutorial
Bug hotel made from bricks and bamboo | GAP Gardens Blog
Arranging a few old bricks on top of each other makes a simple insect house within minutes. The voids in each layer can be filled with old stems, twigs and other prunings collected from the garden. Bug hotel made from bricks and bamboo - © Lee Avison/GAP Photos - use leftover granite?