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Wooden Fence Panels in the Garden

March 13, 2014
Wooden Fence Panels in the Garden

Two weeks ago when we had some pretty weather, Leo and I installed these wooden fence panels in one corner of our garden. We had seen these pre-assembled panels on a recent trip to Lowe’s, and we thought they would fit in this corner that is beside our potting bench and sink in the garden. […]

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Easter Egg Inspiration

March 8, 2014
Easter Egg Ideas

After almost a week of cold temps and dreary rain, the sun popped out this morning, and I’m into full spring mode.  I can’t wait to start decorating for spring now that the weather is cooperating so I decided to start with the quintessential symbol of spring-the EASTER EGG! So to gather some inspiration,  I […]

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Asparagus Strawberry Salad with Orange Balsamic Dressing

March 3, 2014
Asparagus Strawberry Salad with Orange Balsamic Dressing

Does this look like springtime on a platter or what? I am so ready for spring, but the weather is not cooperating. So to bring a little springtime to us, I made this asparagus strawberry salad with orange balsamic dressing recently. It is, without a doubt, the ultimate springtime salad. Asparagus is available year round, […]

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March Spring Printables

March 2, 2014
Free March Printables

Hello everybody! It’s time for our monthly printables party again. Your printables crew has been hard at work again creating some printables for you to use and enjoy. And the most wonderful thing is that they are all FREE! Can you believe that it’s already March? If you’re like me, spring can not get here […]

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All Things Green Party!

February 25, 2014
All Things Green

Hello! We’re back with our monthly All Things Creative monthly party, and this month’s edition is… ALL THINGS GREEN! The ten of us are bringing you over 40 ideas that are “green.”  After this long and cold winter, I’m ready to see some green, aren’t you? But first, let me introduce you to the other […]

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Adding Green to Your Table

February 24, 2014
Adding Green to Your Table

It’s that time of year when we’re all looking to bring a little more green into our daily lives whether it’s because we’re craving seeing things grow again or because we’re thinking about celebrating St. Patrick’s Day soon. Either way, I have a few tips for adding more green to our tables. 1. Create a […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Kitchen Chalkboard

February 23, 2014
St. Patrick's Day Kitchen Chalkboard

It’s almost the end of February, and my thoughts are turning to spring, aren’t yours? So this weekend I created this St. Patrick’s Day display on our kitchen chalkboard. Every time I pass by it, I just have to smile because spring has arrived in our kitchen! And yes, you can go ahead and kiss […]

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DIY Wooden Garden Obelisk

February 22, 2014
DIY Wooden Garden Obelisk

This easy-to-make wooden obelisk will look really nice in your garden. First of all, I must tell you that I am by no means a professional carpenter or woodworker. So if I can build this, you can too.  I’m including step-by-step directions and a diagram so that you can make one too at very little […]

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Seed Starting Tips

February 19, 2014
Seed Starting Tips

 It’s that time of year for seed starting, and today I started some seeds for these gorgeous Candy Cane zinnias. Zinnias are some of my favorite flowers, and I like to fill our garden with them. But flats of flowers can get pretty expensive so I try to start as many as I can from […]

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