My Peony Romance

My Peony Romance

I’ve decided that Peonies are romantic flowers. As with any great love story, they start slowly and build over time until they burst into the most lush and fragrant flowers. A few years ago, my girlfriend Alexi, texted me from a garden nursery. She had found a...
Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston

Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston

Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston | my favorite home in Charleston | Hi everyone! I am dusting off this previously published post because I was looking for some inspiration for flower boxes (I will share my secret reason later). The post below is one I wrote after...
Five Easy Care Houseplants

Five Easy Care Houseplants

I woke up on Sunday morning and actually said (out loud) “Oh, the sun is out today.” Yep. It’s been that bad here in Connecticut. We’ve had days, maybe weeks, of rain and or cloudy skies. It’s getting monotonous. And depressing. I think...
Shade Loving Plants and Flowers

Shade Loving Plants and Flowers

Shade Loving Plants and Flowers | my two front door urns planted with kong salmon pink coleus, sweet potato vine and xtreme orange impatiens | Got shade? I absolutely love living in a neighborhood that has a lot of mature trees. The trees provide a wonderful canopy of...