How to Attract Bats to Your Yard This Summer

Most of you probably clicked on this article just to be sure you correctly read the title and your eyes were not playing tricks on you. Well, thanks for clicking and yes, today we are going to find out to turn our yards into a bat-hive. "Why on earth would I want bats in my … Continue reading How to Attract Bats to Your Yard This Summer

5 Annuals That Just Love The Sun!

A while ago, I talked about plants that preferred a cool shade to the blazing heat of the sun's rays. For those worried about the bare shaded spots in their gardens, that article sure did provide one or two ideas. Today, however, we are having the opposite: plants that thrive in sunlight. When I say … Continue reading 5 Annuals That Just Love The Sun!

Need Advice On Plants That Attract Hummingbirds To The Garden

Today's post, I will admit, is wishful thinking on my part. I am researching plants that attract hummingbirds to the garden. So far, my efforts in attracting these flighty little birds have been epic failuries. I need advice from you expert gardeners on this topic. 

Upcycled Ladder Project Two: Shabby Chic Towel Rack For My She-Shed

I upcycled an old wooden ladder into a trellis last weekend. In that post, I promised you that part of the ladder which I cut down was going to make a second project. This is that project. It's a charming, shabby chic towel rack to keep in my She-Shed.

5 Perennial Plants Perfect for that Shady Spot in Your Garden

Trying your hand at vegetable gardening these past few months? I bet you are enjoying yourself, nurturing your plants and watching those pretty flowers bloom. I hope our gardening posts have been of immense help to you in one way or the other. If they have, trust me when I say we feel extremely rewarded. If this is your first time, no worries, you can check out our super-helpful posts here.

Tired of Those Pesky Mosquitoes? Scare Them Away with These Tried-and-True Plants

There are some individuals who have this quite 'classical' view that those annoying creatures called mosquitoes are afraid of nothing and no-one. I used to belong to that group myself ever since I knew what that whining and buzzing sound in my ears meant. Then I went to live with my aunt. She was born a … Continue reading Tired of Those Pesky Mosquitoes? Scare Them Away with These Tried-and-True Plants

5 Common Garden Plants That Are Deadly to Your Pets

Do you love gardening? Do you have a fuzzy canine friend or a proud feline buddy? If both answers are yes, then this article is for you. Some pretty-looking flowers and plants in your garden can prove to be very dangerous to your pets when ingested. Here are 5 common garden plants that are deadly to your … Continue reading 5 Common Garden Plants That Are Deadly to Your Pets

Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift…Personalized DIY Yard Sign

You waited until the last minute and now it's almost Mother's Day. You can treat the Mom who loves to garden to a quick, easy, and customized present with this DIY garden sign. Because it's quickly personalized, it will look like you had made it weeks ago. Nothing about this looks like an OMG I … Continue reading Last Minute Mother’s Day Gift…Personalized DIY Yard Sign

5 Unique DIY Vertical Gardening Ideas

Gardening in a small apartment might seem impossible and downright disheartening for those of us who love getting our hands dirty and seeing nature bloom around us. However, there have been recent ideas, techniques and suggestions from gardeners and agricultural experts on various ways to garden in a small space, with vertical gardening being the … Continue reading 5 Unique DIY Vertical Gardening Ideas

How To Garden: 10 Things You Can Learn From Your Seed Packet

If you want to learn how to garden, you must first learn how to read a seed packet. Your seed packet contains 10 vital bits of valuable info which will provide you with guidance. This information will be a key to successful gardening! About two weeks ago, I wrote a post called Vegetable Gardening for … Continue reading How To Garden: 10 Things You Can Learn From Your Seed Packet