How To Propogate Mona Lavender (Plectranthus)

How To Propogate Mona Lavender (Plectranthus)

Mona Lavender is said to be in the same plant family as Swedish Ivy (notice the purple undersides of the leaves?).  I won't go into how to care for it other than it likes half sun/shade and... Read More
We planted Milkweed late last year after hearing of the Monarch Butterfly decline.  This year, the plants were getting bigger and starting to fill out.  By mid-August, the tall plants... Read More
Growing Kiwi From Seed

Growing Kiwi From Seed

This should fall under the "Saw a bunch of seeds inside a fruit and figured I'd try to grow some" category, because that's how this project started.  After a couple of internet... Read More
DIY Benches And Coffee Table

DIY Benches And Coffee Table

These benches were made to match our DIY patio tables.  I used a similar design as for the tables but made the legs shorter.  I had already purchased the cushions off of Craigslist, so I... Read More
A round of storms took our umbrellas, as well as the glass patio tables they were insterted into, and created a shattered, mangled mess.    In all honesty, the old glass and metal tables... Read More
The problem?  Our dining room is at the center of the house, has a single window that faces north, and gets very little sunlight. The solution?  We hung a mirror to reflect light and... Read More
Installed dev version of Manual Crop until stable version is released Read More
When we converted our mud room into a proper pantry, we no longer needed the exterior door but still wanted the light it provided.  So we removed the door and installed a window.But that ... Read More
Again, thanks Pinterest!All the imaginative things people were doing to dressers on Pinterest forced us to revisit an outdated nightstand from the 80's.  It was too contemporary for our house... Read More

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