Tag Archives: design

Must be spring!

It’s FINALLY spring in Ontario, and I can tell by the undeserved spike in page views I’m getting on this blog as people google for gardening ideas. I say undeserved because I haven’t posted in AGES.  Why have I been so … Continue reading

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My Mum’s Spring Garden

I published this post last summer, long after these photos were taken.  However, with spring a few days away and North American gardens beginning to wake up, I keep thinking of them.  The post seems far more relevant and topical … Continue reading

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Arranging Autumn Indoors

Everyone who reads my blog knows I love autumn.  However, it is one of those seasons like late winter or early spring when there are certain days you have to enjoy it from inside the house. So, in time for … Continue reading

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Quick ‘N Dirty Bulb Primer

“Spring, when young men’s thoughts turn to flights of fancy.”  Fall, when gardeners’ thoughts turn to spring! Gardeners’ minds become overstimulated at this time of year, with lively, colourful fantasies of . . . yes, the perfect spring garden.  That … Continue reading

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Garden Design Update

Summer is obviously a great time for getting garden photos.  I have, therefore, begun updating my site with pictures of recently-completed gardens as well as gardens done in prior years. Move your mouse over “Garden” and click on the pages … Continue reading

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Some Lovely Blog Followers

Perhaps it is because of the type of people attracted by my main blogging topic, gardening, or perhaps I am just lucky, but my blog followers are a really special bunch who uniformly have great passion to share for their … Continue reading

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Liebster Blog Award

I originally started this blog as a website with a (somewhat loosely defined) view to pursuing my skills and hobbies as a business, and to write.  Being slightly stodgy and used to resisting the evil influences of technology, the idea … Continue reading

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