DIY Holiday Signs for the Front Porch

Nothing brings holiday warmth to your guests quite like being greeted at the door with some holiday cheer. Words speak louder than any wreath or sparkling lights. (Though we suggest you throw those up too!) Trouble is, when our budgets at that time of year, are already tight, a sign can be quite expensive, especially a larger one meant for the porch or yard. Instead of spending money on decor, … [Read more...]

Holiday Light Globe Hack

Ok, I know you can buy just about any type of holiday lighted shape, object or animal these days, but what if you could do it simple, and from things you may already have around the house? We created this holiday light globe hack with wire baskets from the garden shed, ($5 at Home Depot!) some floral wire, and white mini lights. Make sure if you’re putting this globe outdoors that you buy lights … [Read more...]

DIY Outdoor Christmas Decorating!

It's never too late to add a little Christmas cheer to your garden and yard, and it is one of the favorite spaces for families to share their creative sides. Let's face it, we all love to wander our neighborhoods checking out our communities holiday decorations and lights, don't we? So put a little effort into decorating your garden for the holidays this year, and share that Christmas cheer with … [Read more...]

DIY Front Yard Christmas Decorating Projects

Sometimes when decking out the halls, we forget that the garden needs some Christmas love too! After all, he was born in a manger, with the animals and the cold... not in a warm cozy inn! So isn't it fitting we treat our outdoor space with some Christmas decorations? These DIY front yard Christmas decorating projects will make the season special in your garden, and for all those who pass by it! … [Read more...]

DIY Holiday Gift Plant Projects

As a gardener, I love to get holiday gifts that reflect my love of, well... gardens! In fact, I don't know anyone who doesn't love to get a living gift during the holiday season. Rather than be one of those people who just pick up a boring houseplant at the grocery store on the way to the party, (you know who you are!) this year put some thought into creating some DIY holiday plant gifts. We have … [Read more...]

Great Garden Gift Guide

Welcome to TGG's great garden gift guide! It doesn't matter if you are looking for  special ideas for the gardener you love, or for your own list to pass out to your loved ones, this is your list this year! We are including out favoratie finds for all garden lovers, and maybe you can inspire a new gardener with on of these gifts as well... Before you ask... no, we do not get a portion of any … [Read more...]

Creative Outdoor Christmas Lights

Some of us really look forward to our outdoor Christmas lighting each year... to some of us it's just an obligatory pain... That's kind of sad, becasue it gives us a reason to celebrate the outdoors at a time of year when we don't get out into the garden much. I think those who dread it only feel that way becasue they haven't been inspired! So here are some great ideas for DIY Christmas outdoor … [Read more...]

Creative Ways to Decorate your Front Porch for the Holiday

The holidays are finally here, and what better way to greet your holiday guests than with a creative holiday front porch display? Even if you don’t have much time to decorate for the holidays indoors, you can use these quick and inexpensive ideas to add a personal touch to the front porch in a flash! Door Candy I love to hang a holiday wreath each year, but since its the first point visitors … [Read more...]