Tagged: garden

Hibiscus Tree

My thumb is getting greener

Last year we decided to plant a garden. In all the excitement of buying plants, the decision to include potted greenery as well seemed like a really good idea. I made sure Adam understood that...

Our beautiful porch

Spring planting project progress

When we moved into our house in the middle of last July, one of our favorite parts was the yard and the side deck, complete with built in benches and pergola. There also was...

House plants for the black thumb

I’ve never had much luck with plants. I keep trying, but it’s a one step forward, two steps back kind of thing. I recently had a great run with a succulent that lasted for...

pesto pasta

Presto magic…we have pesto!

I was thrilled when we moved into this house this past July to discover that there was a little garden in the back yard and it had basil in it. I loooove basil, I...

I wonder if I would be able to keep it alive…

I wonder if I would be able to keep it alive…

I love plants, flowers…all that garden stuff.  I however, cannot seem to keep plants alive inside or maintain a garden outside.  But then the other day I saw these Boskke Sky Planters… …and thought...