Showing posts from July, 2021

Planting a Zinnia Garden for Wellbeing

Gardening Tales | July 19, 2021
Did you know that gardening has wonderful natural  health benefits as well as being a rewarding hobby for any age, lifestyle or location. Gardening truly transcends time and age. So whether we choose to plant in one container or two, on one acre or many, there is always a way to garden.  Gardening is such an easy way to incorporate well being into everyday living. Today I am sharing a short checklist for planting a Zinnia Garden for Wellbeing. As long as I can remember I have always felt such a sense of well being among the leaves, blossoms and nature. Take me away to the seasons of emerging seedlings and budding blossoms! How To Plant a Wellbeing Zinnia Garden Know when your last frost date is in your region of the country. Plant after all danger of frost is gone. Gather up a variety of colors and heights of zinnia seeds . Zinnias can be purchased at local garden centers and online resources. Amend garden soil if necessary. Plant zinnias in a sunny location. (They love heat and c


Christmas Cake Centerpiece

Christmas | July 14, 2021
Today I am joining our great group of homemakers; Terrie , Tammy and Corine . Every Wednesday we share our weekly Craft and Decorate with Us videos and tutorials on our Facebook page, along with a post on our websites. Today we are sharing our Christmas inspiration in July with you. I chose to make a Christmas Cake Centerpiece for my contribution to this Christmas vibe. So please just sit back and enjoy the Christmas spirit from myself and my fellow makers, bakers and  homemakers!  


Fresh Peach Cobbler

desserts | July 10, 2021
Make this eye-catching Summer cobbler with fresh peaches from the market or peach farm. Top each slice with vanilla ice cream and enjoy!  This Fresh Peach Cobbler comes together in a snap with simple ingredients. It is perfect for family gatherings or just to have on hand when friends drop by.


DIY Garden Decor| Garden Label

Crafts | July 08, 2021
Welcome to a little DIY Garden Décor and to Decorate and Craft with us.  I am sharing a garden vignette as well as a little tutorial on how to make a decorative Garden Label. Today On Craft With US I am joining three other talented Makers for their spin on garden Décor. Links to their creative garden projects will be at the end of this post.  This time of the year it seems like everyone has gardening on their minds and what better way to embrace the garden in all of it's beautiful glory than to make some economical and useful décor.