garden art, garden seating, gardening with children, landscape design

Build a crate coffee table

This week I'm working on projects at my daughter's house as we await the imminent arrival of my 1st grandchild. Her nesting has created a long list of honey-do's and momma-do's and at the top of her list was something she'd seen on Pinterest: an exterior coffee table made of wooden crates. Upon visiting the Abilene,… Continue reading Build a crate coffee table

landscape design, plant support

Are YOU a Garden Design Renaissance Man/Woman?

After a few weeks of HOW-TO's in landscape design on this blog, ran across this example of possibly the most sane way to do landscaping.....hire OTHERS to do it for you! During the Renaissance Era, often a hired-gun designer came through town and wealthy land-owners paid him to spruce up their place in the latest style… Continue reading Are YOU a Garden Design Renaissance Man/Woman?