Category Archives: Gardening House

Gardening tips/tricks and ideas for those green spaces we all strive for

Inexpensive Landscaping Ideas

landscapingIn case you’re looking to landscape some yard this Spring – here is a site on inexpensive landscaping that has a number of cheap-o landscaping ideas (things you might not normally think of).

I’m a fan of concrete leftover paving stones.


Indoor Growing Options

If you’re living anywhere in the Great Northwest you know that just because “Spring” has arrived, doesn’t mean your flowers are good to go.  Case and point: day after first day of Spring there was snow all over north Seattle.  That being said, I’m itching to get outside and do some form of gardening… which is why the following images are both inspiring and helpful… INDOOR options for plants/planters!

Bevin Beech Based Domes, Click and Grow Smartpot & Living Wall Planter

Vegetable Garden Kit

vegitable garden kit

To keep in line with our Spring Theme from yesterday – I present to you… the Vegetable Garden Kit!

I LOVE the raised beds and trellis for vine plants but what gets me is for the $200-215 you’re paying… the lumber is NOT INCLUDED!

You will receive the hardware, the netting and the instructions shipped to you … which WOULD be super helpful right?

Regardless of the lack of wood – I still want this – or some variation… yep.

8 Aromatic Herbs that Purify Air Naturally

lavenderIf you’re in a small space and you find yourself with trouble breathing/dealing with a stink/needing fresh air – invest in a plant!  If you go with one of the 8 herbs listed in this article, you’ll find you’ve just invested in something that pulls double duty… clean air AND tasty seasoning to boot!

I just may follow my own advice – as I LOVE fresh herbs in my food.