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Victorian Kissing Ball

  How to Make a Victorian Kissing Ball I have done kissing balls using the Oasis floral foam, but this one is made the traditional way with an Apple! You can literally make one of these Kissing Balls from items in your own garden. Here’s h ...

DIY Olaf Outdoor Christmas Decoration

  DIY Olaf Outdoor Christmas Decoration Christmas is no doubt a very busy time for me… yes, this gardener has two green thumbs and glitter in her veins! I’ve been decorating and designing Christmas displays for years and one thing I ...

5 Apple Craft Ideas

  5 Apple Craft Ideas I’ve been eating, crafting, cooking and talking about apples lately because it’s harvest time for this infamous fruit and I had the pleasure of presenting these ideas at Minter Gardens this past weekend for thei ...

The Harvest Goddess

  The Harvest Goddess Known by many names, the Harvest Goddess has been celebrated by cultures around the world for centuries. Celebrations are still held to honor her to this day with festivals that mark the end of summer and the gathering and ...

9 Easy Fall Decor Projects

  9 Easy Fall Decor Projects Decorating on a dime this fall is as easy as going into your back yard, re-using scrap wood and having fun with gourds and pumpkins. Ready for some ideas you can do in an hour or less? Read on… ...

33 Cool Scarecrow Ideas

   33 Cool Scarecrow Ideas Who ever said that a Scarecrow HAS to be just a stuffed shirt and a straw hat? Why not be creative and make something over the top? Superhero’s, animals and even monsters can be made into a scarecrow… and ...

Fall Crafts with Gourds

  Fall Crafts with Gourds I love gourds… warts and all! These colorful non-edibles are grown in my garden just for fall along with many other fall ornamentals. They look great stuffed into a basket, spilling out of a bucket, and even plant ...

DIY Dyed Bushel Baskets

DIY Dyed Bushel Baskets   Fall is almost upon us and I’m already doing up my harvest themed projects! I was asked to speak this fall at Minter Garden Center’s Apple Fest event, so I needed to come up with some ideas that would fit in ...

Recycled Jean Planter

  Recycled Jean Planter   I saw a fabric planter made to hang on a wall a while back and started to think that this would be easy enough to make out of a durable, breathable material like an old pair of jeans. Zip one of these together in a ...
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