My Indecisive Life
So sorry to keep you all in suspense for so long (ha!) ;) I'm sure you're all dying to find out how the hammock stand turned out, right?! Well, when I left off last we were waiting out the rain.... and although we tried to keep the holes from filling up with water by placing plastic tarps around the poles and weighting them down to the ground, this unfortunately did not keep them completely water-free. So after dipping the water out of the holes with plastic cups we were back on track! The…
Thoughts of a cosy backyard
Photo credit: Angus Fergusson for Canadian H&H With the weather warming thoughts of setting up a cosy backyard are a definite constant right now with me and I'm sure many of you. And as I've been gathering some of these images ever since we moved into our townhouse, it's fun to finally share them here. Our space isn't large but quite like many of the spaces shown here. I'm leaning towards something like you see at the Ace Hotel - Palm Springs (3 images directly below) - maybe a corner nook…
Things We Love...Garden Envy
It's been a really busy Spring at the shop... lot's of design projects too... with the arrival of Luci as well, I'm way behind in the garden. I did a little inspiration searching on Saturday before heading out to the nurseries. It's always better to start with a plan in mind. It keeps me m
How to give a small garden HUGE punch: MONTY DON'S makeover guide
The trick to giving a small garden huge punch is to have one big idea, says Monty Don - who is teaching families how to create their dream garden with his ultimate makeover guide.