• The Amaryllis – getting them to bloom again!
    Happy New Year to all. Wishing everyone peace, love and a joyful 2022. No other flower heralds the holiday season as much as the Amaryllis. I am not ashamed to admit that I have a… More
  • DIY Holiday Swag
    A simple piece of decor can jazz up any doors or walls and make it festive and all ready for the holidays. I usually make wreaths for the holiday season but this year I wanted… More
  • DIY Dried Hydrangea Wreath
    I collect hydrangea flower heads and dry them at the end of the season each year. I display them as bouquets or make wreaths out of them. I created a short video to demonstrate how… More
  • July in my Simple Urban Garden
    July is when the garden is in its prime. Though this is also the time when the heat of the summer soars, my lawn turns brown and I lose my patience with constantly watering the… More
  • Wandering Jew or Tradescantia Zebrina Plants
    Tradescantia zebrina, also known as wandering jews or spiderworts, are beautiful vining house plants which has lovely shiny foliage with stripes of white, green, silver, and purple colors. They are very easy to care for… More