Pot Of Gold DIY

My shamrock garden bed needed a bit more sprucing up for St. Patrick’s Day.  Hell, if I am going to decorate, I am going to go all out, and what this Irish display needs is a bright, shiny pot of gold.  Oh, yay! To complete this weather proof, pot of gold DIY you will need: Supplies: Plastic Black … Read more…

A Bit Of Irish Luck For The Garden

In my quest to have the best holiday decorations in the hood, I have decided to expand my outdoor decorating to St. Patrick’s Day.  A bit of Irish luck never hurt, and besides, those leprechauns are so creepily cute.  The first St. Patty’s project will be these easy, peasy wooden shamrocks for my garden bed. To make these … Read more…

There Be That Black Gold!

The sun is shining bright like a diamond, my boxer is sunbathing in the midday warmth, and the garden is seductively calling my name.  Here I come, baby! It’s taken a few days longer than I had hoped, but I finally have time to finish up the garden’s spring cleaning.  The beds have already been weeded, turned over, and raked.  … Read more…

Grow Light DIY

Setting up your own grow lights for indoor seed starting is simple, cost effective, and extremely satisfying.   You save money by not spending hundreds of dollars at the nursery on starts.  You know exactly what, if any, fertilizers or chemicals were used to grow your starts.  You are given a choice of plant varieties that suit your individual tastes and growing … Read more…