Category Archives: Eco Friendly

Labels for the Garden – DIY

As summer plants are dying off and we are [wishfully] preparing the garden beds for fall, I realized that a few low-profile labels for the plants would be helpful this year. Some of the herbs, especially the mint, die back … Continue reading

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A Homemade Garden Bouquet for Mothers Day

Spring is here, and before it runs away from us I’ve been out back enjoying some┬áplay time in the dirt. Last year Robby and I installed four raised garden beds that have already seen lots of action as the seasons … Continue reading

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Take Down your Gutter Downspouts and Replace them with Rain Chains and Barrels – DIY

Gutters are ugly. There’s nothing else to be said on that topic. You should all remove your gutter downspouts and replace them with rain chains, which are not ugly. They also help the environment. See, when water falls ten feet … Continue reading

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