Celebrating with Macerated Strawberries and Rosehip Vinegar Meringues

Celebrating with Macerated Strawberries and Rosehip Vinegar Meringues

Are you cooking anything this weekend? I am considering treating myself by using the first strawberries of the season in a special way. I got the idea from the ladies at…

Trying the Edyn Garden Sensor

Trying the Edyn Garden Sensor

I’ve been a bit of a relic when it comes to trying out the plethora of new apps and digital tools to help me in the garden.  I remind myself of…

A Studio ‘g’ Holiday Shopping List

A Studio ‘g’ Holiday Shopping List

My wife asked me as we drove with our four kids from Maine to North Carolina, what I would like for Christmas. You know the feeling of not really wanting anything…

IMHO: The Best Raised Garden Beds

IMHO: The Best Raised Garden Beds

I thought I would revisit an old post today.  Originally written back in 2008 when I first started this blog – I had the year before bought and installed raised beds…

Succulent Cushions

Succulent Cushions

The holidays are over and I’m taking down the remaining christmas decorations this weekend.  The house always feels so bare once the tinsel and twinkle are gone.   I’d really like…

Mini Halloween Gardens

Mini Halloween Gardens

These planting ideas weren’t expressly presented as halloween ready by their creators…but I think they are perfect for the season don’t you? Why not dismember a dolly and use her appendages…

Friday 5: Pale Green Garden Things That Caught My Eye

Friday 5: Pale Green Garden Things That Caught My Eye

Its Friday and I am getting an early start as I am headed down to the Newport Folk Festival!  It’s my first time, and its is my little people’s first real…

Friday 5: Stump Style

Friday 5: Stump Style

      Simple, sturdy, texturally beautiful and nature made, stumps are a great inspiration for a variety of garden ready products.  Stump Pouf  Cottonwood Cast Stone Stump Fire Pit Light…

Friday Five: Gorgeous Gnomes

Friday Five: Gorgeous Gnomes

I’m off for the weekend – literally – catching a flight in the morning for Richmond, VA.  I’ll be spending some sweet time with friends as we gather to catch up…

How To Create Instant Summer Curb Appeal

How To Create Instant Summer Curb Appeal

The heat of July has hit and the garden’s summer doldrums have begin to set in.  With all the exuberance of early bloomers and the anticipation of beautiful late summer displays and fall colors,…

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  • Such a pretty sculpture in another vintage Chelsea flower showhellip
  • Just now in my garden The barn and the dogwoodhellip
  • I have two thoughts about this pic 1 Id likehellip
  • Just planted hollyhocks! I havent grown them in years hellip
  • Will it be Andy Sturgeons garden? It is a beautyhellip
  • Excuse me ladies but the show is over its timehellip
  • Anyone want to make bets on best in show andhellip
  • Planting inspiration is always the best part of a goodhellip
  • Taken two days ago And now all these pretty flowershellip
  • I guess we werent the only ones who got uphellip
  • Doing a little vacation planning this morning Apparently this gardenhellip
  • The pretty pop up garden shop that inspired some kitchenhellip