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Build a Custom Two-Tiered Flower Planter – DIY – Add Curb Appeal

Cost, Equipment, and Skills: This project cost $230 in materials and dirt, plus another $80 in flowers from the farmer’s market. We used a mitre chop saw, a drill/driver, a circular saw, a level, a staple gun, and a sawzall. … 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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Protecting the Strawberries from birds – DIY

Gardening is a hobby that Christy and I really enjoy. It’s one of those activities that allow you to work out frustration, feel a connection to the Earth, get your hands dirty, and eat cheap, delicious food. Last March, we … Continue reading

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