Guest Post: Creating a Yoga Garden by Jan Johnsen

Guest Post: Creating a Yoga Garden by Jan Johnsen

Anyone who knows me, knows I love gardening and yoga. And cocktails. And I’ve been known to combine all three, but that’s a story for another time. When fellow St. Lynn’s Press author Jan Johnsen released her new book Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Outdoor Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection” this spring, I knew […]

Indoor Plant Decor Book Giveaway!

Wooo-eeeee! It’s National Houseplant Week, so my co-author Kylee Baumle and I are doing a giveaway on each of our blogs. One lucky winner from each blog will receive a signed copy of our book “Indoor Plant Decor: The Design Stylebook for Houseplants” (St. Lynn’s Press, April 2013). All you have to do to enter […]

What Really Worked: My Favorite New Plant for 2013

What Really Worked: My Favorite New Plant for 2013

I love to try different plants every year — sometimes it’s trial plants sent to me by plant companies, and other times it’s something I picked up at my local IGC (Independent Garden Center). This year, however, it was simply a new variety of one of my favorite plants, sedum. It’s Sedum mexicanum ‘Lemon Ball.’ ‘Lemon […]