My First Garden Wasn’t a Garden at All

Last month when I finished up my second garden addition of 2021, I was reminded of the first garden I ever built. Do you remember your first garden? I didn’t actually grow anything in that first garden, but it was my own design and my own little piece of land to take care of. OneContinue reading “My First Garden Wasn’t a Garden at All”

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

Painting our kitchen cabinets has been on the list of “Someday Projects” ever since we moved in to our house 5 years ago. I never gave it too much thought until this year. When I decided to do it, the color options I could go with consumed me. How does one just choose a color?!Continue reading “How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets”

Building Our Gardens

I’ve been squeezing in some garden planning for next spring. I’ve been going over my plans and notes from the last couple of years– laughing at failures and making improvements. 2016 I had big goals for our first garden. Speaking of making improvements, before I could plant the garden of my December 2016 dreams, weContinue reading “Building Our Gardens”

Sewing Outdoor Furniture Cushions

Spring is the season for sprucing up inside and outside. After seeing these before-and-after photos, you’ll be dusting off your sewing machine to give your outdoor furniture a new look. The sun did a number on our deep red patio cushions. The cushions looked so good when we purchased the set, but after a couple ofContinue reading “Sewing Outdoor Furniture Cushions”