spring growing season is upon us...
image courtesy of delish don't know about you, but lilacs are my sensory signal that spring is here, especially around easter time. i j...
Lighted Wine Bottle - Battery operated - LED lights
This is a unique lighted, up-cycled, wine bottle, perfect for celebrations, wedding tables, or just mood lighting without the electric cord. This one is a dark green bottle with 20 sparkling white LED bulbs that give off a surprising amount of light. The pictures do not do it justice. A small hole is drilled into the back of the bottle for the electric wire which is fed into the handmade ceramic base, permanently attached to the base of the bottle. The base is finished in a pearl white…
Outdoor Fireplaces: “The Poor Man’s Pool”
Over the summer one of our neighbors purchased an affordable fire pit (or “hippie campfire” model) for all of us to enjoy, and during the warmer months our next door friends notably enjoyed many of nights sharing wine, laughs and warmth by the glow of an open fire. We should tell them they’ve blazed alongside
14 Ways to Create an Inviting Backyard Getaway
Transform your backyard into a place of escape where you can unwind, enjoy some fresh air, and have fun with friends and family. To foster an inviting atmosphere, combine outdoor furniture, decor, landscaping, and other elements that suit your style and needs. Try these ideas to turn your backyard into a relaxing outdoor oasis.
Smudge your campfire with sage to keep bugs away | Offbeat Home & Life
Sage-scented smoke from tossing some sticks of sage into a campfire or fire pit will turn off mosquitos and other insects from invading your camp space.