Attention Grabbing Agave

Posted January 9th, 2013 by .

These two photos are from a recent visit to California’s wine country. The garden design styles couldn’t be more opposite, yet the Agave is the

Built-in TV Unit

Posted December 30th, 2012 by .

Our home in Florida lacked architectural interest. Every fourth house in the neighborhood has the identical floor plan. S0 to spice things up a bit

Living On Air

Posted December 17th, 2012 by .

In Florida, anything that holds still, eventually turns black with mold. Sidewalks. Houses. Fences. My teak storage cabinet. Instead of trying to keep my cabinet

Feeling Blue

Posted December 16th, 2012 by .

Glazed ceramic pots in a wintry northern garden need to be protected from the freezing rain and snow. You can cover them with a tarp,

More Chalk Paint Projects

Posted November 14th, 2012 by .

I’m in Ohio currently and it’s 40º outside. The only chore left in the garden is to pull leaves out of the chilly waters of

Chalk Paint in the Garden

Posted November 13th, 2012 by .

Changing your pot color freshens up your patio the same way new throw pillows transform a room. You can never have too many pots. Or