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Glorious gardens

Last Monday was an ideal day to escape the wild wind and drool over the vibrant paintings at the exhibition at the RA Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse.   456 more words


Love Heart Bird Feeders

As it is valentines day this coming Sunday I decided to create a bird feeder to share the love with the birds that visit our garden. 247 more words

Curb Appeal Basics

Landscaping & Hardscaping

  • Add a Focal Point: Provide a focal point to draw onlookers eyes across your landscape. This can be nearly anything-a particularly attractive tree, a marble statue, the perfect bench, a fountain, etc.
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Oasis by Hely--Update

Oasis by Hely is one of our gardens.

As you can see in the video above, the space was a complete mess a few months ago. 168 more words


Raise Your Own Veggies

I believe everyone should raise SOME of their food. Even if it is simply a small pot with fresh herbs, I think it is important to do it. 227 more words


Four tiny maples

I can’t help myself. Despite declaring that I would stand fast, and not fall victim to a buying frenzy caused by my typical impatience waiting for spring, it has happened anyway. 347 more words

My Garden

Cragside Formal Garden

Cragside is another National Trust place located near Rothbury in Northumberland. Cragside was the first building in the world to be lit by hydroelectricity. The day we visited, we arrived too late to be able to visit the house. 132 more words