• A Gorgeous Day to Enjoy
  • Good Morning Sunshine!
  • Late August Garden Tour
  • DIY Custom Growth Chart with Wings
  • Paint a Radish and Carrot, Vintage Seed Packet Sign cont.
  • Faux Vintage Crate Signs
  • Our Favorite Broccoli Salad
  • Art with DecoArt Chalky Finish Paint
  • Kindness Inspiration Monday
  • July Was Fabulous
  • Fabulous Morning in the Garden
  • Old Buckets & a Wine Barrel
  • DIY Greenhouses I found on Hometalk
  • I love July!
  • Echinacea, a Grand Garden Flower and Butterfly Magnet
  • A Difference a Week Makes
  • Extend Your Garden Season with a DIY Greenhouse
  • Black Eyed Susan, An All American Garden Performer
  • Paint a Floorcloth on Linoleum
  • Monday Inspiration Faith and Fears

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A Gorgeous Day to Enjoy

Are you enjoying your long weekend? I woke up as early as a weekday, I just like my morning time. I am already missing the early morning light, at this time of year it is still dark at 5:30 or even 6. Once it did get light, I sat outside, trying to enjoy the last […]

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Chalky Finish Paint Art

Art with DecoArt Chalky Finish Paint

Disclosure: I was provided with the Chalky Finish Paint by DecoArt but the usage, opinions and ideas are my own. As odd as it may seem, this project is one I have wished to tackle for some time.  With such a range of colors available in DecoArts Chalky Finish paint I thought it would be […]

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Kindness Inspiration Monday

I know I have been a bit remiss in posting my Monday Inspiration, but I am ready to get back on track. Would you believe we are getting a few rain showers, just a touch, in drought plagued California? It is quite lovely. I plan on working in the studio with the doors and windows […]

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July Was Fabulous

July was a crazy busy but fun month.  It is one of my favorites of the entire year. I revel in the heat and July is one of the hottest here. The nights even stay warm. I know many don’t enjoy the heat and I do feel for you but it makes me feel like […]

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Fabulous Morning in the Garden

Every morning I walk the garden with my coffee, chat with the bumblebees, dead head a few flowers to encourage more blooms, and breathe deep of the cool, sweet scent of a summers morning. I will share some things I saw this morning.  The Oriental Lilies are blooming and perfuming the entire garden.  The Stargazer […]

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Old Buckets & a Wine Barrel

  A couple years ago I did a post on my old buckets planter. Nothing fancy but it has always been a favorite of mine. I loved turning these old buckets into a feast for the eyes. I have planted them with violas for pretty spring but frost proof loveliness.. then when things heated up […]

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DIY Greenhouses I found on Hometalk

  I have loved gardening since I can’t remember when. A greenhouse is a great help to all us gardeners and a DIY greenhouse is very doable. You don’t need to invest  a lot of $$$ to enjoy the benefits.  With the help of Hometalk sharers I created a clipboard of DIY greenhouses. I found […]