Win a $5,000 Yard Makeover

This post brought to you by Bulbs. Dig, Drop, Done.. All opinions are 100% mine. Having just built a new home, we are fortunate to have a brand new yard. While it doesn't remotely have mature plantings, it has the advantage of being fairly low maintenance, due to...

Bulb Gardens

This post brought to you by Bulbs. Dig, Drop, Done.. All opinions are 100% mine. There isn't a single bulb flower I don't love. Because my dad served a three-year religious mission to Holland when he was young — and my husband and I returned 50 years later to...

Mailboxes Add Curb Appeal

The “big storm” is supposed to hit tonight. State agencies are on high alert and everyone is ready to have schools close and roads blocked. Of course even though it's 2:30 am, it's 40 degrees outside with only a light rain. But maybe this “big...

Patio Sets

Spring is (finally) upon us. If your neck of the woods is anything like mine, you've been mired in unusually cold, unusually precipitous weather — and you're pretty darn sick of it. Waiting for the sunshine and some outdoor living can't come soon enough! With spring...