Gardening Made Easy with Miracle-Gro Gro-Ables

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gro-ables for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Since we moved into our home about three years ago now, we've had a garden. The first year, it was AWESOME and produced a ton of veggies, but I'll be the first to admit, it was way too crowded and I tried to grow way too many different kinds of veggies. The second year {being 100% honest … [Read more...]

{Garden, Year Two}


After about two week's time of getting our house painted {which finally included getting our front door painted} and then weekend after weekend of nonstop rain, me and my 35 week pregnant self FINALLY planted the veggies in our garden! This is our second year having a vegetable garden, and I made some adjustments to last year's plan. Last year I didn't exactly have a plan, but what I did have … [Read more...]

{Wine Cork Garden Markers}


I've got a super easy and super fast craft for all of you today.  I emphasize the super fast part as I'm sharing this craft as part of 30 Minute Crafts & The Country Chic Cottage's CRAFT LIGHTNING WEEK! I noticed last year when planting my garden that my herbs just didn't seem to do too well outside.  Most of them got overtaken by some pretty crazy zuchinni {that stuff seriously … [Read more...]

{Fall Inspiration & How To’s with Miracle-Gro & the Gardenieres}

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Miracle-Gro for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Adding color ito my front porch and garden beds seems to always be one of the first things I do each season.  I love the new-ness of adding fresh flowers to both my beds and a few planters on the front porch.  It really helps bring in the season properly! This Fall, Miracle-Gro & … [Read more...]

{star spangled planter}


As promised, I'm back this week with the second planter that we created for our back yard.  We stuck with red, white, and blue theme, using good ole' Krylon Indoor/Outdoor Spray paint once again in Banner Red and Navy Blue.  This planter, like the Mad Planter,  was also inspired by morning Pinterest perusing which led me to Amy @ Positively Splendid.  I love her version with the house number … [Read more...]