5 fun ways to use coffee grounds in the garden, composting, gardening, go green, homesteading

5 Fun Ways to Use Coffee Grounds in the Garden

Back in the day, when I used to run a coffee shop, we used to bag up all of our used coffee grounds...

a starter herb garden for an apartment bound gardening newbie

A Starter Herb Garden For An Apartment-Bound Gardening Newbie!

I've always loved the idea of growing my own, fresh herbs. But i have to admit, I've also been very...

how to make a budget friendly vertical succulent garden, flowers, gardening, how to, repurposing upcycling, succulents, wall decor

How to Make a Budget Friendly Vertical Succulent Garden

If you lack a green thumb or green funds, this vertical succulent garden is for you! It cost less...

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Thrifty DIY Planter Knockoff

I am currently in the middle of a budget-friendly backyard patio makeover. I want to add two new...

seashore inspired

Seashore Inspired

Hi Everyone! It’s finally warming up here, and that means Summer! I must admit that I love to create...

indoor herb garden, container gardening, gardening, how to, repurposing upcycling

Hang an Indoor Herb Garden

I love cooking with fresh herbs, but when I go to a supermarket or farmers market, the fresh herbs...

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Plain Old Chair Until a Little Mexican Inspiration Hits!

I had been wanting to do a "planter chair" for a while and finally found just the right chair to...

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Bucket Planter

Summer annuals and outdoor herbs are pretty much finished for the winter months. So, I had these two...

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Garden Planter

This is a pair of planters I made for a friend for her Birthday.....

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DIY Brush Stroke Pots

My kitchen window in front of my sink needed a little brightening up. I've seen "brush stroke" type...

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Gabion Planter from defunct clothes dryer

I turned an old clothes dryer drum into a planter for the front yard.

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DIY Succulent Vases

After taking all of the Christmas stuff and packing it away, it was time to add some green to my...

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How To Create A Gorgeous Pansy Outdoor Planter In Four Easy Steps

I have to admit that I previously never paid attention to the pansy flower. I am not sure why. I...

diy greenhouse for approx 50, gardening, Small greenhouse approx 4 1 2 H x 3 W x 8 L

DIY Greenhouse for Approx. $50

Growing Tomatoes in the Pacific Northwest can be a challenge, so I made this greenhouse to protect...

patio table lighthouse light

Patio Table Lighthouse Light

You have probably seen the terracotta light houses before. I have one I made a few years back that...

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A Simple Terrarium!

See how easy it is to make your own Terrarium. I had all the supplies needed and only spend $3 for...

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How to Grow Mini Roses Indoors

You can grow roses indoors like a house plant if you choose the right type: miniature roses, tiny...

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DIY Succulent Garden

I don't know about you, but I LOVE me some adorable succulents displayed in the house, especially...

compost bin with repurposed fence panels

Compost Bin With Repurposed Fence Panels

Building a compost bin is the first real step to composting. Up until now, you’ve probably studied...

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Recycled Coffee Cans

Hello! My daughter and I were hosting a bridal shower and we decided to go a little bit woodland and...

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Succulent Terrarium DIY

I am slightly succulent obsessed. This is one of the many projects I have going on right now that...

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After - Garden/Deck/Patio Decor

In my previous post I showed an array of items that were repurposed or utilized in our outdoor...

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How to Make Biodegradable Seed Pots With Newspaper

This week, I stumbled onto the Better Homes & Gardens website during a random Google search related...

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Summer Container Planting

This pot is planted with an Endless Summer hydrangea and surrounded by light and dark lobelia and...

composting leaves 4 simple tips to making great compost with leaves, composting, flowers, gardening, go green, perennials, Just like your regular compost pile turning your leaf compost pile once or twice a week will help your pile heat up and break down quickly

Composting Leaves - 4 Simple Tips To Making Great Compost With Leaves

The leaves have begun to turn to brilliant shades of red and orange. Each day – a few more start...