Blog Posts - Spring Garden



Hydrangeas in your Cottage Garden

One of the most beautiful flowering shrubs that can be found throughout rural and urban gardens from the south to the north is the Hydrangea. If you want carefree shrubs that bring delight and beauty – you want Hydrangeas in your cottage garden...
by A Delightsome Life on Jun 4, 2016

Sajian Nostalgia Kampung @ Spring Garden Putrajaya

Jom makan! Dine on Sajian Nostalgia Kampungat Spring Garden Restaurant at Putrajaya this month set with a lovely view of a lake. Diners are in for an array of delicious dishes that starts the moment the sun sets. Enjoy the view while dining in the co...
by ChasingFoodDreams on May 30, 2016

Container Gardening: How to Start a Vegetable Garden

Container gardening has become more popular as limited space and the versatility of growing indoors and outdoors has become main stream. No place to dig a garden? You can still grow your own vine-ripened tomatoes and other crops. All you need is a de...
by Stagetecture on May 19, 2016

Spring Garden: Time to get planting!

If you haven’t already gotten started, now is the time to get your spring garden going.  If you’re in a northern climate, it may not feel like it’s time, but there are tons of things you could be doing to get ready. If you’re...
by Easily Grown Garden on Mar 27, 2016

Frugal Easter Traditions We’ve Started As A Family : The Saturday Weekend Review #165

EASTER FUN FOR EVERYONE WITHOUT DIGGING DEEP INTO YOUR WALLET   Creating Easter traditions with your family whether you have kids or not means you can plan ahead so you don’t go over-board with Easter expenses. Do we budget for Easter? Yes...
by CanadianBudgetBinder on Mar 26, 2016

The Roses

It seems my garden is singing a song of delight this year! I’m not sure the exact combination of just the right events that caused such abundance. Perhaps it’s the cooler temps this year, the abundance of rain. Or, perhaps it is that old...
by A Delightsome Life on May 5, 2015

DIY Cedar Planter Box for $20

 Hello again! I’m Kristie visiting from The House on Stanford. Spring is around the corner, and that means GARDENING! I live in Arizona so spring started a few months ago, and is probably going to end in a matter of days as the temperature ris...
by Domestically-Speaking on Mar 19, 2015

DIY Cedar Planter Box for $20

 Hello again! I’m Kristie visiting from The House on Stanford. Spring is around the corner, and that means GARDENING! I live in Arizona so spring started a few months ago, and is probably going to end in a matter of days as the temperature ris...
by Domestically-Speaking on Mar 19, 2015

Growing rust in a spring yard

The sun came out in our area. And while it’s nice to see, it’s still fairly cold. So I’ve had no enticement to get outdoors and play in the soil yet. But spring is struggling to reach its way to the top regardless.  As col...
by Funky Junk Interiors on Mar 4, 2015

Hunza Pie

Nourishing, filling and very economical,  Hunza Pie is a hippy classic named after the Hunza people from northern Pakistan.  You don’t see Hunza Pie around much anymore, but  back in the 70s and early 80s it seemed to be served at every vege...
by Rosehips and Rhubarb on Sep 17, 2014

If rustic garden sheds could tell stories

You guys are so sweet! After my Less Than Pinterest Worthy post yesterday, some of you were consoling me over my poor, barren yard. Thank-for being so thoughtful! But I did a little something about it today. The rustic garden...
by Funky Junk Interiors on May 23, 2014

Serene Sunday

Musings on a soft Sunday afternoon. The air has been unusually chilly these past couple of days. I thoroughly enjoyed it yesterday when I did some necessary garden cleaning. Several blooms are already past… Whereas many of you are experiencing...
by A Delightsome Life on May 18, 2014

Serene Sunday

Musings on a soft Sunday afternoon. The air has been unusually chilly these past couple of days. I thoroughly enjoyed it yesterday when I did some necessary garden cleaning. Several blooms are already past… Whereas many of you are experiencing...
by A Delightsome Life on May 18, 2014

Garden Party

I went to a Garden Party…. several of our friends and neighbors gathered again for a lovely garden party at my friend Maria’s home. I’ve shared her store, Rooms U Love with you a number of times as well as her home. Her garden is be...
by A Delightsome Life on May 17, 2014

Surrounded by Roses

“I feel as if I had opened a book and found roses of yesterday sweet and fragrant, between its leaves.” L. M. Montgomery   Roses in my Garden I feel so blessed with all of the roses in my garden. When we first looked at our house, it was thi...
by A Delightsome Life on May 7, 2014

Saving the Flowers from the Rain

The Duchess has arrived My garden is holding court. To me, the roses are the queens and princesses, the Iris are the Ladies in Waiting and  The Peonies are the Duchesses. We’re expecting potentially severe weather today and tomorrow, I kno...
by A Delightsome Life on Apr 29, 2014

Tea by the Roses

The garden is quite expressive this time of the year.  One of my favorite places is on our front porch by the La Marne rose. This old rose has probably been with this house for decades and it gives of itself beautifully from now until November.
by A Delightsome Life on Apr 28, 2014

Garden Journal

Distracted by Beauty I finally have time this week to work in the garden…there’s so much work to do. But, I am so distracted by the beauty around me.  The garden is coming alive with such joyous enthusiasm. I must tend to these weeds...
by A Delightsome Life on Apr 25, 2014

Not Your Mama’s Garden Tour

My dear friends will be sharing their amazing Elm Street Gardens and the Imperial Mushroom business next month.   The Curreys own the beautifully restored Harley Harris Rives House.  and have lovingly labored for several years to establish...
by A Delightsome Life on Apr 23, 2014

Fayette County Garden Tour, Garden Four

This Saturday, April 26th, the Fayette County Master Gardener's will host a tour of five gardens. Our garden will be the fourth stop on the tour. There will be four other gardens that are outstanding. Garden One features a 34 acre woodland parad...
by coastal-colors on Apr 21, 2014


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