Dahlias for Beginners

September 9, 2015 | Garden, Outdoors

Dahlias, in my personal opinion, are pretty much the best flower out there.  There may even have been a consideration that a late summer wedding would allow me to have dahlias in my bouquet.  We […]

6 Months of Fiddlin’

June 5, 2015 | Decor, Garden

Guess what!  I haven’t killed my fiddle leaf fig trees yet!  And it’s been 6 months!  That’s quite the accomplishment for me.  I’m not exactly known for my green thumb especially with houseplants.  Succulents rarely […]

Outdoor Update

June 30, 2014 | Garden, Outdoors

This is one of those years where summer seems to be wizzing past even though it’s just started.  Where has it gone already?!  I’m totally behind with our gardens and haven’t even finished mulching the […]


May 12, 2014 | Garden, Inspiration, Outdoors

It was a pleasant surprise on Saturday when the predicted rain decided to clear long enough for Hubby and I to get started on this year’s garden.  Since the weather was still threatening a downpour […]

Patio Sanctuary

June 24, 2013 | Garden, Outdoors

My garden is happy.  When my garden’s happy, I’m happy. I’m still on the hunt for the right bench to add some needed lounging space, but mulching, planting, pruning, and trimming is all done!! It […]