Plant SOS! My Fiddleleaf Fig!

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Ok, popping in with a crisis. Pardon my terrible cell phone shot but this is a bit of a plant emergency and I didn't have a chance to take pictures today -- so this random one will have to do for now. Sorry to jolt us all back to ugly reality … ** Read more **

{Garden House} Dreaming of a Greenhouse for the Backyard

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Garden House Greenhouse via BHG Our weather in the NW has been pretty fantastic lately, I am so inspired for summer! I'm still planning my backyard makeover. I can't help myself, I think I love dreaming about a charming yard this time of year as … ** Read more **

How to Design a Backyard {4 Essential Zones}

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Are you planning for backyard fun this summer? As I mentioned in my last backyard post, I'm starting to plan some landscaping projects. With new house construction you pretty much have a blank slate to work with, which can be both daunting and … ** Read more **

{Garden Sheds} The Backyard

Traditional Garage And Shed by Charleston General Contractor Kirk Wood Homes Garden Sheds My backyard has no real landscaping or structure. No, that is not a photo of my backyard, unfortunately. But I wouldn't be mad if it was, I dream of a … ** Read more **

Fiddle Leaf Fig

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Awhile back I had a Home Depot gift card from a return and I wanted to use it up.  As I wandered around the garden center looking for a little hope of spring I stumbled upon this Fiddle Leaf Fig. While I have no hint of a green thumb whatsoever, I … ** Read more **

Teacup Gardens {5 Minute Miniature Container Garden}

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When I lived in one of my smallest houses, a sweet little English cottage in Portland, I created a tiny little garden in the back yard where there was previously just an ordinary plot of dirt and scraggly grass. I didn't plant a vegetable garden, … ** Read more **