Easy Front Door Swag for the Holidays

We all love wreaths, but sometimes it’s nice to change it up, and use something new for our front door decor. This year, instead of making wreaths, I’m making a front door swag for each of our double doors. We just had a fir tree cut down in the back yard. I was so sad to… [Read More]

Growing and Maintaining Rhododendrons

Here in Southwestern PA I think we take for granted the ease and abundance of the lovely rhododendrons. Just about every other home from the suburbs to more the more rural areas have them growing in the landscape. However brief, this easy to grow shrub puts on an amazing show in May and early June.   The rest… [Read More]

DIY Fresh Evergreen Wreath

It’s easier to make a fresh evergreen wreath than you might think. This project only takes about 1 hour from start to finish.   All you have to do is gather greens from your yard, your neighbor’s yard, your friends’ yard etc…  Buy or re-use a wire wreath frame. You can get them at any craft… [Read More]