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7 Under-$20 Hanging Planters That Will Get Your House Spring Ready

Spring is officially springing, which means it’s time to spruce up your garden space and plant some fresh blooms! When it comes to most of my plants (especially peppers, spices and herbs), I like to use pots and planters that I can bring inside during the chillier seasons so that I can enjoy them for … Read more

Chip and Joanna’s Daughter Emmie Kay Has a Serious Green Thumb and We Bet She’ll Be an HGTV Star One Day

When it comes to parenting, Chip and Joanna Gaines believe in teaching their kids practical life skills and letting them enjoy the best of country living– and their 7-year-old daughter Emmie Kay has proven herself to be quite the gardener! “Emmie Kay’s little plant friends… I don’t have a clue what her watering schedule is … Read more

You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Watched Martha Stewart Talk About an Electric Weedeater/Edger on QVC

If you aren’t familiar with Martha Stewart and her media empire, you’re truly missing out on this feeling that only Martha Stewart can bring. The feeling of being totally entertained, inspired and super annoyed. Martha is the OGl DIY-recipe-everything woman and she didn’t ascend the throne because she’s sticky sweet. She got there because she’s … Read more

85-Year-Old Grandpa Shows All of Us Up When It Comes to Gardening

Maybe you think you’re a gardening guru, but this grandpa has something to teach us all with his prolific vegetable garden. Angelo, who’s 85 years young, shows off his impressive vegetable garden in this video, complete with tips on how to pick vegetables properly, and what kind of techniques he uses to raise his plants … Read more

Sick Of Dying Plants? Try This DIY Self-Watering Setup

Keeping plants alive can be a tall order, especially when you’re going out of town for vacations. You can’t water while you’re gone, and who wants to call a house sitter over just to water your plants? Some of us try to make up for the lost water by overwatering, leading to dead plants and … Read more

10 Flowers You Couldn’t Kill If You Tried

Okay, so not all of us have green thumbs. Everyone wants a beautiful garden, but if you’re gardening-challenged, you’re lucky just to have a garden at all in the summer. Wilted, unhappy plants are just your gardening life, and leaving the sprinkler system on constantly just doesn’t seem to help. For these kind of challenges, … Read more

7 Ways To Give Tiny Patios Privacy

So you’re in love with the tiny house movement, but not so much the tiny patio. Or you moved into the cutest little apartment but the hotelesque balcony just isn’t cutting it for you. Not having a yard can be a huge blessing, freeing up time previously spent on yard work to pursue other interests … Read more

10 Indoor Plants You Couldn’t Kill If You Tried

For decades, interior decorators have insisted that a splash of green in each room effortlessly transforms the space. And to be honest, the thought of investing in a plant seems a bit more feasible than buying new furniture and rearranging the old. But if you’re anything like me, plants are a sensitive subject– sensitive in … Read more