Category Archives: Patio Garden

With Just a Touch of Pixie Dust: Building a Fairy Garden with Art Knapp’s

My girls are fairy obsessed. They are forever building little shelters & houses in my gardens using twigs & leaves and whatever spent flowers they can find. It’s all for the Fairies Mom. Oh, okay. If it’s for the fairies… … Continue reading

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Updating your Garden with Benjamin Moore

Designer Dreams on a Shoe String Budget (This is a sponsored post. Some materials for this project were provided by Benjamin Moore, Tri City Paint & Decorating. All opinions are my own.) Ahh the life of the fiberglass planter. Once … Continue reading

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Birthday Wishes for Moore Love

Happy birthday to me! This past weekend I celebrated the passing of another year by doing a few of my favorite things. We indulged in afternoon tea at the Little White House in historic Fort Langley. The sweets and savory … Continue reading

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Rainy Days are Made for Patio Gardens

It’s been rather wet as of late. Luckily on even the rainiest days I can spend time working in my patio garden. Come along and see whats in bloom!

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Sparking my Creativity with Hometalk!

I have a new addiction, and its better than Pintrest. What?! You heard me. I know your a crafter like me, a gardener, an artist or simply someone trying to express your personality through your living space. If that explains … Continue reading

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NWFGS Container Round Up: Contain This!

Continuing on our journey through the Northwest Flowers & Garden Show, we come to one of my favorite subjects; Planters, the planted and containers with wow! Throughout the show there were many inspired designs and creative and re purposed planters that caught … Continue reading

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Growing with Home Harvest Farms

February is full of potential. Here on the cusp of spring everything is still possible. The to-do list is ever expanding, and the unrealistic still seems, well….. realistic. Your spring cleaning plans? They hold a high probability of completion.  Painting the … Continue reading

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Reason #531 to visit a local pumpkin patch

Prepping the yard for fall, I couldn’t help but get into the season by planting some pumpkins. Although I tend to stray from mums, I couldn’t resist this combo, and neither should you. This fall project couldn’t be simpler. I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Falling for fun!

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Baskets in Bloom: Blueberry-Pineapple Champagne Sparklers!

All of the summer planters are in peak form this week. They’ve been loving this heat! As long as I keep up the hydration, they’ll keep rewarding me. Bursting in blooms for many more weeks to come. These planters were … Continue reading

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