48" metal fence enclosure in our garden.

Merry Garden, 2014

I never anticipated how hard it would be to garden and landscape in our yard; when …

September 11, 2014 in Backyard, Gardening
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Our Pink Lemonade Blueberry Bush.

Bonus Berries

We’re planning to transplant some of our favorite plants from the backyard of the old …

June 10, 2013 in Backyard, Gardening
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Brown mulch for the gardens.

DIY Network: Weddings + Mulch

You know, I could write to allude that the topics of weddings and gardening mulch …

April 18, 2013 in DIY Network Projects, Gardening, Wedding
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Summer terrarium using a vintage jar.

Terrarium Transplanting

I had a whole bunch of little geometric planters leftover from our winter wedding, so …

March 27, 2013 in Decor, DIY, Gardening
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Our young perennial garden.

Free Garden!

Well, not exactly… but reusing existing plants to create a new garden space in our …

September 21, 2012 in Backyard, Gardening
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Create a garden border with scrap flagstone.

The Great Wall Of Flagstone

Psst, if you follow me on facebook, twitter, or instagram, you might have noticed that …

September 17, 2012 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening
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Hexagon hanging planter.

Repackaging The Leftovers

It’s not often that I can bear to let my DIY-efforts go to waste, so …

June 11, 2012 in Decor, DIY, Gardening, Sunroom
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Protecting the sharp edge of sharp chicken wire.

Jolly June: 5 Little Things!

It’s been a radically productive few weeks in Rochester with many outdoor projects made possible …

June 08, 2012 in Backyard, Being Thrifty, Dog-Related, Garage, Gardening
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Hedge trimming.

Hedging It Out

Another big thanks owed to Black & Decker for making this possible. I’m under no …

May 22, 2012 in Curb Appeal, DIY, Gardening, Other Pads, Supporting Sponsors
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DIY garden boxes.

Dirt-Stir-Crazy (And Other Backyard Preparation)

Thanks to Black & Decker for making this possible. I’m under no obligation to write …

May 18, 2012 in Backyard, DIY, Gardening, Supporting Sponsors, Tools
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