And the Winner is….

# 19  (by random # generator) which is Ben who said….. My answer – and what gardener WOULDN’T love this – plant more plants! Established plants, particularly perennials and shrubs, shade…

The Case for Burning?

The Case for Burning?

It is burn season here in New England and I have to admit that I never thought much about its possible implications until I started writing this blog.  I have over…

Dear Charter,

Oh, Charter (my Internet, TV, phone company)  how I loathe thee…..but must admit at least one small concession.   I have, until about an hour ago, been without Internet, phone and TV…

And the 3rd Winner is….

Did you read all the comments for the Shed Chic Contest?  In trying to figure out the 3rd (my choice) winner of  the book I weighed all your great responses. There…

Working Things out of My System

I have been overwhelming my self with inspiration lately, between my blogging class and the subsequent explorations, my new “can you make this into a garden series” and other funny things…

Blogging Class….& Garden Mascots

I wanted to share with you a little personal improvement mission…I want this blog to continue to grow and flourish and I am happy for it to continue to take over…

Giveaway: And the Winner is…

I use randomizer.org (in case you care) to come up with the winners for my giveaways.  So the winning #’s in the Domino Book of Decorating contest are 8 and 35.  …

Last day of Giveaway

Just a reminder….today is the last day of the domino giveaway. You have until tonight to enter. I have worked up this image as my regular ‘give-away’ image. I love how…

Would love to hear what you think…

So as you can see it is up and running…my husband and  I have been working on it all weekend and I am well aware that there are many missing links…

Giveaway: Sweets at the Philadelphia Flower Show

Mandy from Sweet Street Cafe got in touch last night….they are giving away a free dessert to the first 100 people who come to their cafe at the Philadelphia Spring Flower…

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  • Loving these vintage vibes from Provence Wishing I was stillhellip
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