Keep Jasmine Plant in Your Room. It Can Reduce Anxiety, Panic Attacks and Depression
You probably know already that plants are great for getting more oxygen flowing in your house and improving air quality. But did you know that several plants can even help reduce anxiety, panic attacks and depression? In fact, research has established a direct link between oxygen levels and stress. High level of indoor toxins lead […]
Decorating with plants for Christmas
Happy Holidays! How is your Christmas shopping going so far? I've done very little! But we did get our Christmas trees yesterday afternoon, so that's a step in the right direction. As I mentioned a couple weeks ago, I'm keeping the Christmas decor pretty restrained this year, lots of silver and mint green, not a lot of red and green frou-frou stuff. One thing that is a must on my Christmas decor list? Live plants. Don't you just crave them this time of year, when everything outside is dead…
Peony Supports & Tips For How To Keep Peonies From Falling Over
If peony flowers are left unsupported, they will fall over. Learn about peony supports, how to keep peonies from drooping, and other peony care tips.
Art Print: Spring Nesting I by Barbara Mock : 25x13in
size: 25x13in Art Print: Spring Nesting I by Barbara Mock : Artists This art print displays sharp, vivid images with a high degree of color accuracy. A member of the versatile family of art prints, this high-quality reproduction represents the best of both worlds: quality and affordability. Art prints are created using a digital or offset lithography press. Romance blossoms in the charming florals, cottages, terraces and teapots of Barbara Mock’s lush artwork. An American Impressionist, Mock…
Decorating with Topiaries and Houseplants - Town & Country Living
Houseplants are easy to decorate with and when you mix in topiaries with their architectural presence, you can really pack a decorating punch in any room. Lately I’ve found myself drawn to greenery … some of my recent finds are more money than I’d like to spend and others are a bargain. Surprisingly, I don’t... Read more
Thrifted Clock Swedish Chalk Paint Re-Do, Upcycled Cake Heart = Ivy Topiary
Thrifted Clock Swedish Chalk Paint Re-Do- A week or two ago I blogged about the nice wooden clock that I found at Goodwill for $5.00- When I saw the shape it reminded me of Mora clocks from Sweden with the curvy lines- The clock was made out of nice heavy wood so it was pretty well made. I did a little research and decided to do a light gray chalk paint. I used the same brand that I used for painting the inside of my china cabinet. The color of the paint is called Yesteryear- The inside part…
How to Make Your Own Topiary | Thistlewood Farms
Ever wondered about how to make a topiary? Make a real ivy topiary for your home with a wire coat hanger and these easy to follow instructions.