DIY/Projects

A PICNIC TABLE FOR THE GARDEN

A PICNIC TABLE FOR THE GARDEN

Hello, Summer! Am I glad to see you! FINALLY! Now on to garden fun things… While waiting patiently for Miss Summer to arrive, I drove Mr. Denim nuts with all kinds of ideas for garden projects. {He needs to justify having so many tools, right?!?} Well…one of ‘em was a real highfalutin picnic table…yes siree. […]

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Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Blog, DIY/Projects, Garden Life | 5 comments

VERTICAL GARDENING

VERTICAL GARDENING

 Hi friends!  Happy two days until Spring! My mind was racing this morning while taking a shower… that’s the best darn place for ideas, right? {via} I have long wanted  to create a vertical garden…  {via} but haven’t quite figured out the right look for me.  {via} Wow…there are so many terrific ideas on Pinterest! […]

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Posted by on Mar 18, 2016 in DIY/Projects, Garden Life, Garden Style, The Garden | 2 comments

WITH WHAT YOU HAVE

WITH WHAT YOU HAVE

Hello Gardenistas! I twisted Mr. Denim’s arm and we ran off at the last minute last weekend to the Northwest Flower & Garden Show in Seattle. Busy busy busy! I’ll have a few posts on that soon. But before we left I decided that I absolutely NEEDED a shelf unit in the greenhouse.  What we […]

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Posted by on Feb 25, 2016 in Blog, DIY/Projects, Garden Life, Garden Style, Greenhouse | 2 comments

FREEZING FRESH BROCCOLI

FREEZING FRESH BROCCOLI

I had some broccoli from the garden…not much {getting too hot}…but I knew I wouldn’t be eating it this week.  I could either dehydrate it or freeze it. Yikes…it looks yellow in this pic…but I assure you it wasn’t.  I figured we’d be eating it within the month so I decided to freeze it. Very […]

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Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Blog, DIY/Projects, Garden Life, Garden Style, Preserving the harvest, The Garden, Veggies | 0 comments

THE GARDEN GATE

THE GARDEN GATE

Last winter I was dreaming of garden gates…like this one…  or this one…  or even this one. I just wanted something simple to show the garden entrance. Like a painted front door that says Welcome, come in here.  One day last week Mr. Denim decided to get right on it {his exact words}… but we had […]

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Posted by on Jul 13, 2014 in DIY/Projects, Garden Life, Garden Style, The Garden | 0 comments

GARDEN GATE DREAMING

GARDEN GATE DREAMING

HEY GARDENISTAS…IT’S OFFICIALLY SPRING! Yes…I’m shouting…from the treetops. I’ve been waiting a long time for this day! Woohoo! With Spring Fever hitting me, I’m dreaming of garden gates. What?!? Yes, I am. IMHO, all gardens need a fun or whimsical or charming or {fill in the blank} entrance. One that makes you smile. One that makes […]

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Posted by on Mar 20, 2014 in DIY/Projects, Garden Style | 5 comments