DIY Tiered Herb Garden Tutorial — Decor and the Dog
On Monday we shared our new herb garden for our deck. Today we're going to show you how to make your own tiered herb garden. This herb garden is great for small spaces and decks. We decided to grow our herbs on our deck because the neighborhood deer have decided to mow down on anything and everything in our yard this year. I think the culprits are these two cute faces. Ike and I think they are adorable but stay away from my plants, fools. I've put Ike on deer watch now in addition…
How to Make an Herb Garden from a Pallet
Working with The Home Depot on the outdoor and gardening campaign has been fun, and for my last post I am going to be using those wonderful herbs I purchased last week on my shopping spree. I have always wanted to make an herb garden, but with a small yard, 4 children, and 2 dogs, there is not ... Read More about How to Make an Herb Garden from a Pallet
How to Make a Giant Outdoor Chalkboard
Inside: Step-by-step instructions with photos for how to make an outdoor chalkboard. The kids are going to love playing outside with this! Having fun things for the kiddos to do outside is a must and this outdoor chalkboard that we made for our lil' lady's birthday is a total hit! It gives her a place to be creative and draw without all the chalk on the ground, which ends up on our feet, which ends up all over our dark floors in the house --not cool. This outdoor chalkboard wasn't difficult…
Make your own golf ball ladybugs – Craft projects for every fan!
Golf Ball Ladybugs! Got some old golf balls at home? Then recycle them and make a cute decoration for your garden! Painting golf balls to look like ladybugs is easy so it's a great project to do with kids. Just don't forget to wear an appropriate mask when you're spray painting the golf balls. ;) Is this going to be your next family fun activity?
Using Christmas Lights to Brighten Outdoor Space - Year Round!
I am a lighting nut. I have so many boxes and storage totes full of lights that my husband thinks I should be a lighting company! I decorate for every holiday and use traditional Christmas lights to add romantic hues to my patio area, fire pit, tree line, and play area for my pooches. I have lights, everywhere. So, I'm including some tips on how to use them year round to add a much needed face lift to many spaces.
Small, Family Back Garden
use vertical railway sleepers to create a curved wall raised beds - curved walls may work with overall design better divide between Mediterranean garden and English garden rather than original oblong med wall bed idea
The Best 23 DIY Ideas to Make Garden Stairs and Steps
Adding DIY steps and stairs to your garden or yard is a great way to enhance your outdoor landscaping whether they are perfectly flat or happen to sit in a slope. On the other hand, stairs on a garden offers ease of access to go from one level to another and serve as a walkway […]
DIY Raised Garden Bed Projects ~ Bless My Weeds
Raised garden beds have tons of advantages over normal gardens. They are easier on your back, they provide better drainage, they have easier access without stomping on other plants, and they keep out pesky animals. However, lots of people think a raised garden bed has to be your average wooden rectangle, but that’s not true! …