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Creative Vegetable Garden Ideas

Do you dream about picking fresh herbs and sun ripened tomatoes right from your own back yard?  Have you always wanted to have a vegetable garden but didn’t think you had the space or weren’t sure how to get started?   969 more words

All Recipes

2014 Garden Projects Update

Greetings readers!

We promised an update would come on the planter boxes, grow room, cooler room, and greenhouse…so here is that update. 

There are no pictures below of the progress on the grow room and cooler but I can tell you there is progress being made. 172 more words

Tonight, tonight, the show it starts tonight....

No, it’s not the ten-thousandth revival of West Side Story at you local junior college. It’s the  midwest’s true harbinger of spring – the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Antique and Garden Fair! 175 more words

Garden Antiques

Landscaping Can Add Curb Appeal and Increase Rental Values

Landscaping can add interest and value to your rental property. Want to increase rents? Try adding curb appeal!

Add instant curb appeal with annual flowers… 157 more words

Garden Planters

I love to grow our fruits and vegetables as often as possible. The mature avocado tree in the back yard produces fruit for nearly half the year, and in the last six months I have also grown squash, strawberries, peppers, onions, carrots, and radishes. 299 more words


Greening the walls

The Idea:

After some consideration and influenced by my experiences in Singapore, where living walls are just part of the urban landscape, we decided to experiment on our north facing wall.  447 more words