5 Things We Love About Spring

Ok, first off, a disclaimer. This is not a DIY post, and if you are a fair weather gardener, maybe you will pass by this post and onto other projects. Fair enough. For those of you who consider yourself gardeners, in a nature loving, plant collecting, soulful kinda way...you might stick around long enough to get to the end. Or not. Spring stirs the gardener in me, and makes me feel something I … [Read more...]

Beautiful Backyards: Inspiration for Garden Lovers!

We all would love to have a magazine worthy beautiful backyard! It’s possible for a DIY'er, if you tackle it one project at a time. Use these photos to inspire you to find the garden style and projects that are right for you and your family. Take just one idea, or copy an entire look.   How to Use DIY Backyard Inspirational Photos 1. Look for ways to use your yard that you hadn't … [Read more...]

Gardening Inspiration: What Simple and Extreme Gardens Can Teach Us

This is not a how to article, TGG readers... it is an inspirational post about learning to open our eyes, and remember that the reason we garden isn't just to create good curb appeal, or to impress the neighbor across the street. We garden because it is our opportunity to nurture our own little creation of nature. To help it grow and prosper, to learn from its ability to adapt, and to adjust our … [Read more...]