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Here comes the florist

Good day, dear friends and readers!

I’m adopting a new profession – becoming a florist. Here is my first oasis basket:

Xenia Nova

Xenia Nova

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Photo of the Day: Beautiful Butterflies


Photos belong to their original owners.

Quote a Day

via FB (English at home)

via FB (English at home)

Count the garden by the flowers, never by the leaves that fall. Count your life with smiles and not the tears that roll. – Unknown

Bathrooms for outdoors

Big like! Here’s a way to brighten your yard with bathrooms …

via Vk School of repair

via Vk School of repair

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DIT: Mason Jar Lanterns

To make hanging mason jar lanterns,


you’ll need the following:
– mason jars (preferably with 2.25″ opening) which can be bought at a local grocery store or here
– mason jar lantern kits (by midwest finds) – 3 sets for $10
– long burning votive candles OR LED votives
– vase filler: consider sand, water beads, colorful ice rock gems, seashells, or clear ice gems Read the rest of this entry

Photo of the day: Everyone should have one


Before and After: A Deck with privacy

deck 1

Any old fence can give you privacy. Read the rest of this entry

Artist Recognition: Robert Buelteman

Hello dear friends and readers!

It’s been a while since I’ve presented a new artist, so here’s Robert Buelteman’s electric flowers:

You can read about Robert on his personal website. Read the rest of this entry

DIY: Flower it up

Here’s a great idea to ‘Flower it up’ – literally, hang your flowers on a wall!

VK design

VK design

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beautiful planet Earth

Good morning! :)