When planning our landscaping this past spring, I wasn’t really sure what to do with a small patch of land next to the brick patio on the side of our house. A wildflower garden sounded intriguing, so we decided to give it a shot. It was a fun experiment, especially since we mainly used bags of mixed wildflower seeds and each new type of flower that bloomed was a surprise.
We overhauled our landscaping this year, and we’ve been watching it bloom all summer. Here are a few favorites from our new farmhouse flower garden landscaping.
In the spring, we planted a sad little half dead lilac bush, and it surprised us with its first blooms in August! It’s a reblooming variety, so I’m looking forward to its fragrant flowers next spring and throughout the summer. Continue reading →
I never really considered myself a big jewelry person, but after getting an office job a few years ago I began to pick up necklaces and bracelets to go with my new work outfits. Even though my jewelry is almost exclusively budget-friendly costume jewelry, it’s still beautiful to me and worthy of displaying in a fun and pretty way. So here are a few jewelry storage ideas I use in my home.
I’ve always loved the idea of a framed necklace organizer, and I finally made my own this week! I’ll post a tutorial soon, but here’s a sneak peek: