For what it’s worth…

For what it’s worth…

The container garden is done…I think. I’ll put these behind the cut. . Amazingly, we have blue skies. I’m not sure if monsoon season is over, and God knows come August we’ll be wanting the rain, but my little beans

For what it’s worth…

For what it’s worth…

The container garden is done…I think. I’ll put these behind the cut. . Amazingly, we have blue skies. I’m not sure if monsoon season is over, and God knows come August we’ll be wanting the rain, but my little beans

paint or wallpaper alternatives?

paint or wallpaper alternatives?

So, I have a hankering to paint / put up wallpaper, but I might not be able to get it approved by my landlord (it will take some sweet-talking, or perhaps several batches of cupcakes…). I’m wondering if any of

paint or wallpaper alternatives?

paint or wallpaper alternatives?

So, I have a hankering to paint / put up wallpaper, but I might not be able to get it approved by my landlord (it will take some sweet-talking, or perhaps several batches of cupcakes…). I’m wondering if any of

We are moving to a new house

We are moving to a new house

We are moving to a new house and I need some advice.First of all for the walls coloros, I want to paint them. I have lived all my life in "total white walls" house and I got a bit tired…in

We are moving to a new house

We are moving to a new house

We are moving to a new house and I need some advice.First of all for the walls coloros, I want to paint them. I have lived all my life in "total white walls" house and I got a bit tired…in

question and unrelated pictures of roses

question and unrelated pictures of roses

Does anyone know of a helpful online resource that could guide me into the world of vegetable gardening? I just know flowers, veggies seem like a whole new deal! I’m the person who updated a while ago in dismay after

question and unrelated pictures of roses

question and unrelated pictures of roses

Does anyone know of a helpful online resource that could guide me into the world of vegetable gardening? I just know flowers, veggies seem like a whole new deal! I’m the person who updated a while ago in dismay after

Snake Emergency!

Snake Emergency!

Vera, our little black cat, was acting strangely. She seemed to be trying to get at something very far above her, outside the screen door to the porch. I looked up and saw nothing. “What’s the matter with you?” I

Snake Emergency!

Snake Emergency!

Vera, our little black cat, was acting strangely. She seemed to be trying to get at something very far above her, outside the screen door to the porch. I looked up and saw nothing. “What’s the matter with you?” I

Grow-your-own Viagra craze hits Britain’s garden centres

Grow-your-own Viagra craze hits Britain’s garden centres

Please note: I am in no way endorsing the recipe given in the article below. Experiment at your own risk. I’m surprised no one has posted about this sooner! I also find it priceless that the lady interviewed at the

Grow-your-own Viagra craze hits Britain’s garden centres

Grow-your-own Viagra craze hits Britain’s garden centres

Please note: I am in no way endorsing the recipe given in the article below. Experiment at your own risk. I’m surprised no one has posted about this sooner! I also find it priceless that the lady interviewed at the

My first bloom!

My first bloom!

Of all the things I’ve been growing from seed, my nasturtium decided to give me the first bloom. I can’t wait for everything to start to start coming out. I think the candy stripe zinnias will be next. ^_^

My first bloom!

My first bloom!

Of all the things I’ve been growing from seed, my nasturtium decided to give me the first bloom. I can’t wait for everything to start to start coming out. I think the candy stripe zinnias will be next. ^_^

You too can make a “patchwork” quilt/comforter

You too can make a “patchwork” quilt/comforter

I just finished my daughter’s twin bed comforter/patchwork quilt. I want to share it with you and I want to give you instructions. This is sooooooooo easy it isn’t even funny. Seriously, you only have to be able to sew

You too can make a “patchwork” quilt/comforter

You too can make a “patchwork” quilt/comforter

I just finished my daughter’s twin bed comforter/patchwork quilt. I want to share it with you and I want to give you instructions. This is sooooooooo easy it isn’t even funny. Seriously, you only have to be able to sew

plant ID pretty plz~?

plant ID pretty plz~?

I planted a bunch of different things a few months back but not much came of it. Here’s what we got but due to a huge brain fart, I can’t remember what I planted so I have no clue what

plant ID pretty plz~?

plant ID pretty plz~?

I planted a bunch of different things a few months back but not much came of it. Here’s what we got but due to a huge brain fart, I can’t remember what I planted so I have no clue what

bags packed, we’re on a plane to heaven.

bags packed, we’re on a plane to heaven.

hello friends! I have posted here before..back at my old house when I lived with my mum last year. I can’t find the post/pictures tho sorry =[ Now I’m back again with my new (temporary) room at my dads house.

bags packed, we’re on a plane to heaven.

bags packed, we’re on a plane to heaven.

hello friends! I have posted here before..back at my old house when I lived with my mum last year. I can’t find the post/pictures tho sorry =[ Now I’m back again with my new (temporary) room at my dads house.

My jumbled garden

My jumbled garden

Some dusk pictures of my jumbled, crazy backyard garden. Because it makes me happy! View from under my Lady Banks arbor one directionView from the other direction artichoke about to be swallowed by (soon to be thinned) borage raised bed

My jumbled garden

My jumbled garden

Some dusk pictures of my jumbled, crazy backyard garden. Because it makes me happy! View from under my Lady Banks arbor one directionView from the other direction artichoke about to be swallowed by (soon to be thinned) borage raised bed

knobs: continued…

knobs: continued…

Thanks a million to everyone who gave me suggestions on finding a cool set of knobs! Due to lack of funds as well as the fact that I was in my sleepy hometown for the weekend (The nearest Target is

knobs: continued…

knobs: continued…

Thanks a million to everyone who gave me suggestions on finding a cool set of knobs! Due to lack of funds as well as the fact that I was in my sleepy hometown for the weekend (The nearest Target is

ID Help Please

ID Help Please

I rescued this off of a sidewalk in the French Quarter last summer, someone had dumped it because it was dying from overwatering. I took it home and repotted it, it has flourished ever since, it’s about 3-4 times the

ID Help Please

ID Help Please

I rescued this off of a sidewalk in the French Quarter last summer, someone had dumped it because it was dying from overwatering. I took it home and repotted it, it has flourished ever since, it’s about 3-4 times the

IDs please and thank you

IDs please and thank you

I have one plant that I think I know what it is… only because I planted a few different seeds and am guessing that this is it. Snapdragon?? Or something else? And this plant below was growing in the garden

IDs please and thank you

IDs please and thank you

I have one plant that I think I know what it is… only because I planted a few different seeds and am guessing that this is it. Snapdragon?? Or something else? And this plant below was growing in the garden

A few summer flowers

A few summer flowers

Everything is starting to catch up now that the warm weather is upon us. I really like these dwarf sunflowers…. and yes that’s broccioli behind them. These zinnias came into their own in the last two weeks. The first dahlia

A few summer flowers

A few summer flowers

Everything is starting to catch up now that the warm weather is upon us. I really like these dwarf sunflowers…. and yes that’s broccioli behind them. These zinnias came into their own in the last two weeks. The first dahlia

Eggs are amazing

Eggs are amazing

They can make so many things: scrambles, omelettes, cakes, quiches. Quiches, eh? But don’t quiches require a crust and shit? And aren’t they annoying? The answer is no. No, they don’t. No, they aren’t. And I’m going to show you

Eggs are amazing

Eggs are amazing

They can make so many things: scrambles, omelettes, cakes, quiches. Quiches, eh? But don’t quiches require a crust and shit? And aren’t they annoying? The answer is no. No, they don’t. No, they aren’t. And I’m going to show you

Living Room Detail Pictures

Living Room Detail Pictures

More of me playing with my camera… footnotes: 1. Bless the Loose Change 2. Study 3. Leisure Reading 4. Soft Chenile 5. Traditionally Modern 6. Love my matching-blue blanket 7. Finial 8. Helen Keller quote plaque 9. Reading Material 10.

Living Room Detail Pictures

Living Room Detail Pictures

More of me playing with my camera… footnotes: 1. Bless the Loose Change 2. Study 3. Leisure Reading 4. Soft Chenile 5. Traditionally Modern 6. Love my matching-blue blanket 7. Finial 8. Helen Keller quote plaque 9. Reading Material 10.