• tussie-mussie

    Create Winter Tussie-Mussies With Cuttings From Your Garden

    Tussie-mussies are small flower bundles that were worn, carried as fashion accessories, and given as gifts during the Victorian era. They were popularized by Queen Victoria, who often carried around…

  • Design

    DIY Kitchen Garden Containers

    Sometimes it’s best not to ask why. I kept reminding myself of this as I toured the eighth annual Festival des Jardins, the garden festival held at the Château de…

  • Video

    How to Plant Bulbs

    Spring bulbs are always a welcome sight, a sign that the cold months are drawing to an end and the warm sunshine is coming soon. However, some gardeners may not…

  • How-To

    How to Make a Hydrangea Wreath | Video

    Hydrangeas are a huge favorite amongst gardeners from all over. They accent any garden beautifully, and can make gorgeous decorations as well. Find out more about "Low-Maintenance, Long-Lasting Hydrangeas" in…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Keep Your Seedlings Warm With A Holiday Light Heated Low Tunnel

    Don’t put away your holiday lights away just yet! You can repurpose them to keep your seedlings warm. In this project, I 'take it outside’ and combine the lighted board…

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Build A Moveable Straw Bale Cart

    This cart allows you to have a moveable straw bale garden on a deck or patio.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Build Your Own Wheelie Bin Composter

    This composter turns a garbage bin into a moveable compost machine.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Veggie Garden Tidbits, Volume I

    Here’s the first volume of random, yet helpful tips and thoughts to feed your garden brain.

  • How-To

    Build Your Own Classic Compost Bin

    This compost bin design has been popular for years. It features convenient removable sides and maximum air circulation.

  • Kitchen Gardening

    Build Your Berry (Own) Box

    This berry box is simple, sturdy and versatile; and will keep fragile berries from being damaged during harvest.