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Our Home for the Holidays

Posted in Gardening, Home Decor, Lifestyle, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on December 7, 2015

I look forward to this time of year as soon as October hits New England. The crisp in the air, the early nights. I love having an excuse to stay home all bundled up. (I’m also the first one to jump into Spring mode on March 1st, but that’s beside the point)

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How-to care for your house plants

Posted in Gardening, Home Decor, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on September 29, 2015

Our first place was seriously lacking character and warmth. Even when we brought in furtniture and window treatments, it still felt so bare! Enter my first houseplant. A little Christmas Cacuts! I loved having it and quickly added more. Now, in our house, we have a bit of a jungle going on.

Spring Refresh by Indigo and Honey

They’re all thriving here! Plants are a great alternative to fresh cut flowers, because they last so much longer which, in turn, costs less. You know I love that.

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Elevate your space with flowers

Posted in Gardening, Home Decor
on July 31, 2015
Elevate your space with flowers

Flowers: A simple way to add life and richness to a room

Whether you’re hosting a brunch or just want a nice welcome home each day, having a couple arrangements around can really breathe life into your home and make it feel more elevated. You don’t have to spend a lot to have a beautiful effect. Some of the simplest arrangements are the most beautiful. Continue reading

DIY Edible Garden

Posted in Gardening, Tips, Projects & DIYs
on July 23, 2015
DIY Edible Garden

It was in the first week of living here, that my husband, who, for the remainder of this post will be referred to as ‘Farmer Greg’, worked up his plans for our soon-to-be-huge-and-amazing vegetable garden. He was really pushing for it to be about double its current size (20′ x 20′) but in the end, came to his senses. We came up with our long list of produce we wanted to grow and he mapped it all out! Picking a spot to put the garden was our next challenge. Our house sits on 2.5 acres, but only about half of that is level. There is one spot in the yard that only sees about an hour of shade each day, which we saw as ideal to plant some veggies!

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TIP: When choosing the perfect location for your garden, keep in mind that it should have enough sunlight, to be near a water source and to be protected from wind and frost.

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