If you’re anything like us, you know that it’s not just the inside that counts—particularly when it comes to your house. Accenting the exterior of your home with natural elements, from flora and fauna to privacy trees, stonework, and water features, makes for a far more inviting space for your future guests (and not to mention a restfulContinue reading

Gardening Vs. Landscaping

Today I want to set the record straight! Gardening is the practice of growing and cultivating plants as part of horticulture. In gardens, ornamental plants are often grown for their flowers, foliage, or overall appearance. Landscaping refers to any activity that modifies the visible features of an area of land, including: living elements, such asContinue reading “Gardening Vs. Landscaping”

Building DIY Stone Steps and Other Garden Progress – week 4 — Land of Laurel

This was another week of doing a little bit of this and that in the garden. It’s funny working on a bunch of things at once because it feels like small accomplishments, but when I look at the end results I’m impressed with the progress! The upcoming weeks before the One Room Challenge comes to […]Continue reading “Building DIY Stone Steps and Other Garden Progress – week 4 — Land of Laurel”