Don't you just love all the adjectives estate agents and designers use to describe small gardens? Petite. Minikin. Bantam. And then we upgrade from foreign words to compound adjectives like space-savvy or better – clichés like less is more. But let's face it – less is less and for whatever reason you have a small garden space, you just have to embrace it. As seasoned London landscaping experts say, learn to love it. Because…Continue
Added by Desiree Thomson on May 16, 2016 at 9:15am — No Comments
Everybody loves a good balcony garden. Since not all of us have a land lot to shape, and some of us have to settle for balconies and patios, balcony garden design is becoming more mainstream with each year. There are whole websites dedicated to the art of creating a lush green paradise out of your 1ft by 1ft area. Yet most people are reluctant to experiment with their open space areas and usually go…Continue
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This would be our second visit to Busch Gardens this year, and I was excited because it's "Christmas Town" time! According to the weather forecast, there was only a 10% chance of rain, so I knew that meant 90% chance of rain. I was happy when we arrived because there was only a drizzle off and on...but that changed around mid day.
We arrived at…
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Our day at Busch Gardens Tampa was fantastic! On Friday, we made the drive to Tampa for the weekend. It was pouring rain on Friday and according to weather forecasters, it was supposed to be pouring again on Saturday with sprinkles on Sunday.…Continue
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Did you know that spending time in gardens can lift your mood and help you sleep better at night? Learn more about the healing power of gardens and nature in this short video. In her new book Life Is Your Best Medicine, Dr. Tieraona Low Dog weaves together the wisdom of traditional medicine and the knowledge of modern-day medicine into an elegant…Continue
Added by Sheila English on October 10, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
I'm thrilled to announce that Four Little Monsters has recently partnered with Better Homes & Gardens to represent the great state of Pennsylvania in the first ever "State Cookie Contest". That's right! Four Little Monsters is Pennsylvania's one-and-only cookie delegate and will attempt to out-bake forty-nine other blogger delegates from all the other states. Can we do it? Of course, we can!
This weekend, I'll be crazy in the kitchen coming up with the winning recipe (Duh) and…
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