Drop Cloth & Cement Planters

*This post is sponsored by EcoScraps. You can make the coolest textured pots out of concrete and drop cloth fabric from Lowes.  They are really easy but super messy to make.  The sizes and possibilities are only limited by the containers you have.  I love the juxtaposition of the bright flowers with the rough texture {…Read More…}

DIY Garden Markers Made From Sticks

I am not sure about where you live but here in Ohio May is the time to plant flowers, veggies, herbs, and plants. Like a good neighbor, I planted all sorts last weekend, cleaning up our beds and mulching as well.  I also filled three planter boxes full of herbs. While the plastic little stakes {…Read More…}

DIY Biodegradable Plant Pot Maker

I am getting so anxious to get my garden in.  Many of us start our seeds for our garden inside about a month prior to get a head start on a longer harvesting season in the Midwest.  Not to mention starting your seeds indoors is less expensive than purchasing plants the weekend of planting.  Newspaper {…Read More…}

Five Fun Outdoor Games to Make this Weekend

If you know me, you know I love a good game and have a pretty fierce competitive streak. I also love having friends over and spending time in our backyard swimming, eating, and just having fun. So it’s no wonder I am a fan of backyard games! What’s better than feeding your competitive streak outside {…Read More…}