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An Enchanting DIY Succulent Fairy Garden For Your Yard

We still believe in magic, fairies and pixie dust at our house. And my daughter decided that we needed to make our yard a bit more inviting to the fairies who are migrating back for the warmer weather. Our DIY fairy garden didn’t require much by way of materials. All it took was a little […]

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You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Rage Gardened

A few years ago, a friend told me a story about this woman out west who started a business after her husband cheated on her, then divorced her and left her broke. She was pissed off and who would blame her? She needed to vent in a rage-fueled, physical kind of way so she created […]

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Release the Ladybugs

This time of year, our garden is in full spring swing. Seedlings are growing, strawberries are ripening, tomatoes are flowering, and aphids are attacking. Luckily, this is also the time of year when my local nursery keeps a handy supply of ladybugs in their refrigerator.