Easy Garden Marker DIY

Who is about ready for Spring? Before the warm weather even hits I am always ready to get my hands in the soil, readying the planting beds, and starting seeds. We have a tiny yard and we created these stand up planters from old file cabinets to hold our beautiful garden until we get to a place ... continue reading

Upcycled File Cabinet Garden Planters

We have discussed my teeny tiny yard before. I love every single little thing about our home and neighborhood...except for our yard. We love to garden, get dirty, explore, and be outside as much as possible and our tiny back yard does not support our needs! One huge part of our summer is gardening and ... continue reading

Paint Shim Garden Marker DIY

I feel like I need new garden markers every spring. They are so easy to make and bring such a fresh new life to our backyard I just can't resist! I did a Main Ingredient Monday with 20 of my favorite garden markers a few weeks ago. I really fell in love with these from ... continue reading

Main Ingredient Monday- 20 DIY Garden Markers

Welcome to Main Ingredient Monday! 1 Main Ingredient + Tons of Creativity = 20 "New" and amazing projects Every year I think, "I am going to make beautiful plant and garden markers!" Every year I don't do it. Or I do it shoddy and they last for a month. Here are some beautiful options to ... continue reading

Weathered Terra Cotta Pot DIY

Does bringing greenery into your home put you in spring mode? It sure does for me. The color and freshness of living things just wakes me up and brings new life to our home. I am ready for some fresh herbs and wanted to springify our kitchen island. I had three terra cotta pots sitting ... continue reading

DIY Outdoor Solar Lamp DIY

It is high time for more summer entertaining and I had to do something about my patio lighting situation! We have only one outlet on the wrong end of our yard, so I had to get creative and figure out a solution. I always see ugly old brass lamps at the thrift store and I ... continue reading

Bundt Pan Umbrella Planter

EASY, EASY, EASY! This project was so simple and I just love the pop of color on my patio table now! I have been searching for the planters that fit around your umbrela on your patio table and was not happy with the prices I found.  I didn't want anything too big, but was hoping ... continue reading

Upcycled Tin Can Planters

AHA- It was 70 degrees last weekend and I am so ready for spring. I am pretty sure everyone feels the same as we do! The smell of the soil and dirt under my fingernails felt awesome. I like this little project because it was quick, easy, and inexpensive. I hit the recycle bin for ... continue reading

Organic Gardening for Everyone

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Organic Choice for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I love this time of year. In the cold dark days of February, I start dreaming of warm vine ripe tomatoes, tearing herbs off of my plants to throw into easy dinners, and colorful overflowing ... continue reading

Chalkboard Mason Jar Organizers

Is everyone as Mason Jar crazed as I am? Last week I did a little Summer Mason Jar Roundup and was immediately inspired to run to my garage and do something with all of the jars I had lying around. I used up my Rust-Oleum chalkboard paint I had on hand from this project instead ... continue reading