Adding COLOR to my home

Export to PDF | Export to DOCWe moved this summer, so right now my home is not nearly as perfectly cute as I like it to be. Especially the yard, which could seriously benefit from a full-time gardener. As an artist, living in an environment that is not (my idea of ) beautiful, is extremely […]

The most wonderful time of the year (Pansy Season!)

Export to PDF | Export to DOCI love pansies! What I love MOST about pansies, is that they are hearty in Zone 7,  which  — by no small coincidence — is exactly where my yard happens to be located. Yesterday I treated myself to an hour at our local greenhouse. It was worth the rushing […]

I’m in the Christmas Spirit today. (Welcome Spring ’11!)

Export to PDF | Export to DOCI began this post thinking I would write about the one reason I actually DON’T like Christmas. It’s just too much work! But then when I started looking at all these photos of what’s blooming in my yard…and the WORK it took to have all the flowers blooming this […]

Putting all my (gardening) eggs in one basket

Export to PDF | Export to DOCI can never buy enough plants. No matter how many I have, both in the house and the yard, I always want more. This obsession with wanting more and more flowers for my yard can get pricey. So this year I am determined to learn how to successfully grow […]