Knitted Soap Sleeves

Knitted Soap Sleeves

I know what you’re thinking — this is a blog about gardening and healthy living, so why is there a post about knitted soap sleeves? And what are knitted soap sleeves, anyway? Why does a soap need a sleeve? Well, bear with me, because my mind leads me on adventures that few are privy to, […]

Wine Cork Planters

Wine Cork Planters

Wine Cork Planters Aren’t these adorable? When Kylee Baumle and I were writing our book, Indoor Plant Decor: The Design Stylebook for Houseplants, we decided to include a step-by-step project in every chapter. These too-cute wine cork planters were featured in our “Cheap Chic” chapter, which focuses on plants, planters and accessories for people with […]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day from J. Peterson Garden Design! Here are some great ideas from Martha Stewart  for using fresh flowers in your Valentine’s Day decor — from simple to more involved, depending upon how ambitious you are. Fresh flowers, whether cut from your own garden or purchased at your local florist’s, create a sense of […]