Make a garden art dragonfly using an old ceiling fan and various other household supplies. For more, see all of the garden art project tutorials here. The Dragonfly Rule There's … [Read more...]
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This headscarf is an essential garden tool on hot, sweaty days. It's made from a ready-made bandana scarf and the small amount of sewing required could be done by hand or machine. For more, see all … [Read more...]
Some garden seeds are very hard to sow because they are so tiny. Once in the soil, the rain often washes them away. To solve this, try making homemade seed tapes to be sure the seeds grow right where … [Read more...]
This shows how to make a simple screened patio door using basic tools and lumber. After making this project, I added screening for the summer and vinyl sheeting for low-cost … [Read more...]
If you have an old lawnmover or wheelbarrow that is fully functioning but a bit rusty, give it a new life with some fresh paint and stencils. For more, see all of my creative and frugal home and … [Read more...]
One day we came home to find a homing pigeon waiting at our front door. This is the story of his voluntary stay with us during that summer. For more, also see how a hummingbird seemed to fall in … [Read more...]
Years ago, I was into sewing and quilt-making. Many pieces were given away. These are the few early ones that I took the time to photograph, as I was learning about piecing and hand-dyeing custom … [Read more...]