Tour of Historic Stewart Farm

Tour of Historic Stewart Farm

TOUR OF HISTORIC STEWART FARM Have you ever been to a Seedy Saturday? This is where local gardeners and plant geeks get together to swap seeds and stories. I was recently invited by the City of Surrey to come out to the Seedy Saturday held at Historic Stewart Farm in...
Home and Garden Spring Trends 2016

Home and Garden Spring Trends 2016

  Home and Garden Spring Trends 2016 Well… hello there! Yes, it’s been a wee bit long since I last blogged but I have a VERY good excuse! I’ve joined the team at Art’s Nursery as the retail gift-ware and seasonal decor manager this year and...
The Business of Being Green

The Business of Being Green

  The Business of Being Green Are you passionate about gardening? Do you dream of starting an on-line business sharing your love of all things green? Perhaps you already have a blog and are active on social media but it’s just not generating the kind of income...
5 Mothers Day Gifts for the Gardener

5 Mothers Day Gifts for the Gardener

  5 Mothers Day Gifts for the Gardener Gardening Mom’s are a different breed. Not only do they have two green thumbs but they don’t mind getting their hands dirty or working in the rain. Instead of the usual Sunday brunch, try giving her a gift she can use...
All Green Garden Design

All Green Garden Design

  All Green Garden Design and Decor Green is my favorite color and it can be stunning standing all on it’s own in a monochromatic design. To show you how stunning an all green garden design and decor can be, I’ve put together some examples to share with...
36 Beautiful Spring Garden Finds

36 Beautiful Spring Garden Finds

  36 Beautiful Spring Garden Finds Time to share the garden goodies I spotted at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show this year! I featured the display gardens in Garden Design Ideas from the NWFGS earlier this month, so be sure to click on the link to see them, they...
Garden Design Ideas from the NWFGS

Garden Design Ideas from the NWFGS

  Garden Design Ideas from the Northwest Flower and Garden Show   It usually hits me around January 15th… The Northwest Flower and Garden show is only weeks away! As a garden designer and a plant geek, this annual event is a welcome break from a normally drab...
The Flavours of the Fraser Valley

The Flavours of the Fraser Valley

    Sometimes the best days are just going for a drive in the country and if you live in British Columbia…. you get more than just fantastic scenery, you get to breath, taste and experience what farm life is all about.   A few month’s back I had the...
Gardening Gifts for Dad

Gardening Gifts for Dad

    There are a lot men out there that LOVE their gardens! I know, because I see couples shopping in the garden center all the time and I’ve made the mistake of assuming it was the wife who chose the plants in the their shopping cart. So, I thought it a great...
Spring Garden Inspirations

Spring Garden Inspirations

  The NorthWest Flower and Garden Show is an annual event full of design idea’s, horticultural delights and Spring Garden Inspirations. I make the trip from B.C. down to Seattle every year to see what’s new and to rejuvenate my gardening soul during the...