Fall Silk Floral Arrangement

Posted: October 23, 2015 at 8:19 am   /   Garden, Highlights

Having a big beautiful silk Fall floral arrangement does not have to be expensive! Here’s how you can make your own using Dollar Tree silks for less than $20! 1) To add height to my arrangement I took a trip to the yard for a few long […]

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Natural Fall Wreath

Posted: October 22, 2015 at 5:24 pm   /   Garden

I spent $1 making this beautiful wreath from fallen evergreen leaves! All you’ll need is a foam floral tube, leaves and pinecones from your yard. 1) I picked up a stack of varying shades, ed fallen dried evergreen leaves from my yard.  2) I stuck the […]

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DIY Mosaic Bird Bath

Posted: October 22, 2015 at 1:40 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Garden, Highlights

Creating your own bird bath can be inexpensive and fun using this mosaic technique. The materials I used are all from the Dollar Tree. You’ll need: • A large sturdy platter bowl or pan • 3 different color ceramic plates • A bag of glass […]

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Weed and Bug Control

Posted: July 7, 2015 at 5:35 pm   /   Garden

I’m cleaning up my yard after a long neglected winter to get ready for planting summer flowers. Watch how I take care of my weed and bug problems.

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Planting Flowers

Posted: June 17, 2015 at 5:10 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Garden, Highlights

Create a beautiful summer garden. Here are a few tips for planting annuals and perennials in the ground and in pots.

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From Trash To Garden Treasure

Posted: April 20, 2015 at 8:00 am   /   Garden

Don’t throw that away! One man’s trash could be just the perfect new jewel in your garden. Here’s how you can make something beautiful out of what you might otherwise want to get rid of. For years we had this conch shell that my husband […]

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Make A Easter Bonnet Wreath

Posted: April 1, 2015 at 10:07 am   /   Garden

I saw the cutest kid’s bonnet and tote bag at the Dollar Tree and just had to make something out of it for my home. I used a violet bonnet and tote, silk flowers, ribbon, thin steel wire to attach the pieces and floral/wire cutting scissors to […]

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Winter Garden

Posted: February 12, 2015 at 10:17 am   /   Garden, Highlights

Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean your garden has to be blue!  There are many winter flowers and plants that will make your outdoors feel like a sunny day. Plant different shades and textures of miniature evergreens and shrubs in pots.  Plants like Jean’s […]

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Season Changing Wreath

Posted: December 10, 2014 at 12:52 pm   /   Garden

You can add and replace items to a grapevine wreath to make a new one ever time the seasons changes. Start with a bare grapevine wreath. Buy silk flowers and other items you’d like to see in your wreath this season. Add your greenery first […]

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