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Pretty Picket Planter

Pretty Picket Planter

We've found another use for our FREE fence pickets. Join us over on our blog to see how we put it...

Plant a Succulent Garden in a Strawberry Pot

Plant a Succulent Garden in a Strawberry Pot

A fifty-cent yard sale find transformed into a succulent garden. See the directions and more...

growing in containers

growing in containers

this wood platform collects all the water that drains out of the bottom and waters another plant in...

'Forever in Bloom' Hydrangeas on a Ladder... Go Better With Coffee

'Forever in Bloom' Hydrangeas on a Ladder... Go Better With Coffee

You can tell it's nearing the end of summer at my place due to the patio alone.
My poor neglected
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Straw Bale Gardening, great in all climates from the Arctic to the Caribbean islands!

Straw Bale Gardening, great in all climates from the Arctic to the...

Straw Bale Gardening is essentially container gardening, without the cost of a container or the...

Succulent Gardening

Succulent Gardening

I am in love with succulents. Thought I would share my version of the succulent grill. The first...

A Teapot and Some Cactus

A Teapot and Some Cactus

How do you handle cactus? With kitchen tongs! On my recent trip across country to New Mexico I was...

Make a Vertical Garden in 3 Easy Steps!

Make a Vertical Garden in 3 Easy Steps!

Four years ago I had a crazy idea to mix a trellis and some planters to make an easy vertical herb...

Wrapped Pots - Match Your Decor!

Wrapped Pots - Match Your Decor!

I wanted to make some unusual pots for my daughter in law and figured I would make some for me at...

How to Start Seeds Indoors

How to Start Seeds Indoors

Winter is waning and spring is finally on it’s way. If you haven’t already been thinking about what...

DIY Trash Can Compost Bin

DIY Trash Can Compost Bin

Composting is a great way to reduce the amount of waste that goes into trash fills each day and it...

Plastic Hanging Basket Makeover Anyone Can Do!

Plastic Hanging Basket Makeover Anyone Can Do!

If you're a gardener then you have one of these generic plastic hanging baskets that flowers come...

DIY Geometric Airplant Hanging Planters

DIY Geometric Airplant Hanging Planters

Make these simple and modern ge-shaped hanging planters to display airplants!

How I Feed My Houseplants Naturally With Worm Compost & Compost

How I Feed My Houseplants Naturally With Worm Compost & Compost

I'm sharing with you my favorite way to feed my houseplants. Here's how I use worm compost & compost...

Succulents Mini Garden - Earth Day.

Succulents Mini Garden - Earth Day.

Love succulents they are so cute and different. I got some new ones from home depot and decided to...

Hanging Succulent Garden

Hanging Succulent Garden

Recently I discovered that succulent flowers are perennials. My mother-in-law made the cutest...

An Unwanted Dresser Drawer!

An Unwanted Dresser Drawer!

My 7 year old daughter and I were in a crafty mood and thought what better way to search for a...

Raised Beds Can Be Made in Cool Shapes and Patterns

Raised Beds Can Be Made in Cool Shapes and Patterns

Most raised beds are, to put it honestly, boring. They can be made in interesting shapes and set in...

How to Recycle a Coffee Can Into a Planter Bucket

How to Recycle a Coffee Can Into a Planter Bucket

Got some old coffee cans laying around? How about recycling them into cute Planter Buckets!

How To Make Decorated Clay Pots for Spring

How To Make Decorated Clay Pots for Spring

I’m ready for Spring, so I decided to decorate some clay pots with paint and chalkboard stickers....

How to Build (nice) Planter Boxes Economically

How to Build (nice) Planter Boxes Economically

I am building cedar planter boxes for my deck to create an elevated kitchen garden. You can build...

DIY Strawberry Tower With Built-in Reservoir

DIY Strawberry Tower With Built-in Reservoir

Dear Hometalkers! I simply can’t wait for all the berries to turn red to share this with you – a...

How to Age a Terra Cotta Pot With Chalky Finish Paint

How to Age a Terra Cotta Pot With Chalky Finish Paint

It's front porch sitting time...
Time to spruce up those boring terra cotta pots with a little
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Terra Cotta Pot Wind Chime

Terra Cotta Pot Wind Chime

I found these mini terra cotta pots in my craft stash and thought it would be fun to make a...

How to Make a Simple Herb Vignette

How to Make a Simple Herb Vignette

Create a unique collection of your favorite herbs to showcase in style with this quick and easy...