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Making a Garden Journal

When we first moved in to this beautiful old house, it was the middle of December and everything outside was dormant. Slumbering the cold, rainy months of winter away, quiet and subdued. I didn’t pay any mind to the outside of the house until March hit and the yard began to explode with […]

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Planning a Garden

Between the gorgeous weather, a well-timed gardening post by Amanda, and an unexpected late afternoon nap by Emmett, I found myself inspired Thursday afternoon to head outside and clean up my garden. Oh man, I cannot tell you how good it felt to get my hands in that warm black […]

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Garden Update

I could have sworn I wrote a post earlier this year about how things ended up in my garden last year and what I planned to change/try this year. But I can’t seem to find it, and being that I spent the first part of this year caring for a […]

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How does your Garden Grow?

Early this spring I sat down with the latest volume of the Territorial Seed Company catalog and planned my garden. I used their Garden Planner to plot everything out perfectly, and ordered my seeds and starts according to the numbers and sizes they recommended. Taylor built me three big, beautiful raised […]

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Flower Class: Week Three

So…I broke the rules a bit this week. Instead of following the lesson, I branched off (ha!) a bit and played with an idea of my own. I’ve seen too many beautiful, dramatic floral headpieces out there and couldn’t resist trying my hand at one. It’s not often that I […]

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Flower Class: Week Two

Second week into my flower class, and I’m still learning a ton and loving it! This week’s lesson focused on English Garden Arrangements, which is right up my alley. Half of the items I have pinned on my Flora board are arrangements in this style. I love the loose, natural […]