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How to Create an Edible Herb Garden

March 16, 2021

Create an edible herb garden with essential culinary herbs that can be used for cooking and dried later to create your own seasoning blends! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Let me preface this post by saying that I am and will always be a lover of the snow.  That said, it’s just been TOO MUCH over the past month!  I wanted snow this winter, but not all…

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The Tools Every Beginner Gardener Needs

April 21, 2020
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These tips and gardening tools will get the beginner gardener started on creating a beautiful, flourishing backyard vegetable garden! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. So you want to grow a backyard garden, huh?  There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing your garden start to flourish and ultimately provide you with fresh fruits, vegetables, and beautiful flowers!  Once the garden bug hits you, you’ll find yourself counting down to…

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How to Create a Butterfly Garden

March 24, 2020
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Fill your yard with colorful flowers and host plants this spring and create a beautiful butterfly garden that will attract butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Last year, I was so excited to get started on my black flower garden! I had a lot of success starting my flowers in a seed starting tray and transplanting them around Mother’s Day.  As much as I…

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Garden Dill Pickle Hummus

June 13, 2019

This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Give classic hummus a dill-licious twist with this Garden Dill Pickle Hummus recipe that’s full of fresh flavor pickle lovers will enjoy! My little pot of fresh dill is growing out of control! I seriously can’t use it fast enough!  So I’ve been trying to add it to dishes or make dips with it.  Since we’ve been doing a lot of healthy…

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DIY Outdoor Planters – 20 Creative Projects to Add to Your Garden

May 16, 2019

This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Get crafty in your backyard this spring and summer with 20 creative DIY outdoor planters that will add a little handmade charm your garden! Gardening season has officially begun here in New Jersey!  Of course, we were cleaning up the yard the moment the ground thawed!  This year, we got a super early start on gardening season.  My husband built a fence…

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How to Grow a Black Flower Garden

April 25, 2019

Bring a little drama to the outdoors this summer with a unique and magical looking black flower garden! Get started with these gardening tips and flowers! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. A few years ago, I visited a small, local greenhouse looking for some spring flowers to plant in pots in our yard.  I had to do a double-take when I passed by a table of velvety…

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