Like Bacteria, Our Friendship Grows Every Day!

My son is a budding scientist, and this year he had his sweet little heart set on giving his classmates “something sciency” for Valentine’s Day.  His words, not mine.  We came up high and dry everywhere we looked, only super heroes, Frozen princess, and other random crap were to be found. Time to hit the DIY lab … Read more…

Flower Pot DIY Quick Tip

While working on the set up crew for the Pacific Northwest Flower & Garden Show last February, I learned this handy dandy flower pot quick tip. The professionals don’t actually plant the flowers.  WHAT?  I know!  It blew my small mind.  The pros leave the plants snuggly in their pots and hide the ugly plastic with compost, … Read more…

LOVE Letters

Awww, sweet Valentine’s Day approaches.  The holiday of love, sappy cards, chocolate, grocery store flowers, balloons, and blow jobs.  Come on, you know that’s all the guys really want ladies.  In the spirit of spreading the love across my community, I am building some LOVE letters to brighten my winter garden bed and greet passersby. … Read more…

Time To Organize Those Seeds

Tonight, my favorite Gardening Gals are getting together at a local wine bar for our annual Seed Swap.  It’s a fun tradition we started a couple of years back that gives us a chance to sip a glass of wine, and nerd out, kid-free, over plants, seeds, and gardening.  After the swap, I come home inspired and … Read more…

Pallet Wall Mount

Pallet Wall Mount DIY

The 12th Man wreath above my fireplace was looking sad, out of scale, and lonely,  Look at it hanging there all pitiful.  Blech! It needed something to frame it and really make it pop.  It would also be nice if I could find a way to hide all the holes that were left in the wall … Read more…