Inspiring moss topiaries in a crate


Have I ever shared with you that I’m not really a green thumb? I think I have.. yes… in this faux plants fireplace spring mantel decorating post. Taking that concept one step beyond, I decided to create a little green and message with this inspiring moss topiaries in a crate idea using Michaels craft supplies […]

Reclaimed garden features at a Hope garden centre


This magical find of reclaimed garden features at a Hope garden centre called Mountain Border Floral in Hope, BC Canada was a complete and wonderful fluke! When my son was at camp, I had a full day to tour the little town of Hope at my complete and utter leisure. Do you have any idea how thrilling […]

A winter ladder plant stand, with memories attached


  I wasn’t ready to take down the Christmas decorating when I did. The house was decked out so full and pretty, with the Christmas ladder tree, and Christmas tree forest in a crate, and nothing was really in the way. However once I started cleaning up, it felt strange to have only parts disappear. […]

Herb garden, old kettle style

old kettle herb garden

Growing a small indoor herb garden has intrigued me for awhile. So last time I picked up a few plants for the garden, a few fragrant herbs made their way into my basket as well. Where to put them? Didn’t have a clue. I just dug around in my junk storage stash and came up […]

Faux plants with a DIY gate on a mantel


Faux plants with a DIY gate on a mantel During the Copy Me Challenge, I noticed one poster mentioned she liked my use of plants and had wondered if I had real or fake. Allow me to answer… I’m fakin’ it with fake plants all the way. 🙂 It’s been years since I’ve had real […]