All About the Sempervivum ‘Galahad’ Hen and Chicks

Galahad Hen and Chicks Succulent

Recently I attended a Daylily Garden Tour and brought home a few new cactus.  Yes, you read that correctly: Cactus.  In this post, Learn about the new Sempervivum ‘Galahad’ Hen and Chicks plant I brought home from Findlay Ohio. Sempervivum ‘Galahad’ Hen and Chicks’ Video One of the exciting things about growing Sempervivum is having … Read moreAll About the Sempervivum ‘Galahad’ Hen and Chicks

Facebook Friends Potato Salad Recipe

Facebook Friends Potato Salad Recipe

There are a million different creative ways to put together potato salad. I found this out after asking for recipe suggestions on Facebook.  In this post enjoy a Facebook Friends Potato Salad Recipe and a fun garden center tour. Potato Salad Inspired By Facebook Friends Recipe Below you will find the recipe I whipped together … Read moreFacebook Friends Potato Salad Recipe

4th Generation Garden Center | Sadowski Produce

Sadowski Family

It’s not uncommon for my husband and I to take a back road drive to visit the garden center featured today….  I usually stop out mid- April and again later in the summer season when the produce market is open. OR when I need some fillers for the landscape in my home garden. 4th Generation … Read more4th Generation Garden Center | Sadowski Produce

Small Space New Autumn Garden Planting Ideas

Autumn morning color

Who doesn’t love Autumn color?  This is the time of year where trees, shrubs and perennials take main stage in the landscape.  In this post I share small space new Autumn garden planting ideas.  I recently tore out and old over grown garden and added winning varieties you are going to love. Sunrise with Autumn … Read moreSmall Space New Autumn Garden Planting Ideas

Get Ready For Fall Planting With New Varieties From High Country Gardens

Fringed Poppy Mallow (Callirhoe digitata)

High Country Gardens, a top online source for tough perennial plants that thrive in even the most challenging conditions, has introduced new perennials for Fall 2016 planting. The new varieties include Fringed Poppy Mallow that boasts bright magenta flowers and the pollinator magnet Englemann’s Daisy. “In many ways autumn is the ideal planting season,” says … Read moreGet Ready For Fall Planting With New Varieties From High Country Gardens

Auburn Oaks Garden Center Tour and Open House

Auburn Oaks Garden Center

This cool 50* and cloudy morning I took a short break from gardening to tour  on a live stream tour the Auburn Oaks Garden Center located about 2 hours north in the Detroit Michigan area.  This is what I LOVE about social media … Shannon ( we know her on Twitter #gardenchat as @FlynnFish ) gave us a … Read moreAuburn Oaks Garden Center Tour and Open House

Miniature Gardening Ideas and Supplies at Hoen’s Garden Center Visit

Miniature Garden for Mary

One of my favorite places to go for inspiration and unique ideas for my home and garden most anytime of the year is an independently owned garden center in Toledo Ohio.  This garden center is owned by a wonderful Hoen Family who started out in growing in Toledo back in 1950 when they purchased 100 … Read moreMiniature Gardening Ideas and Supplies at Hoen’s Garden Center Visit

Deer Resistant Perennial Tip From Garden Speaker Susan Martin

During the month of March there are some really awesome garden seminars going on up in Michigan.  A well known speaker making her rounds up in the Great Lake State is garden writer Susan Martin. In this post I share some of the events she will be speaking at and a few perinnial tips you … Read moreDeer Resistant Perennial Tip From Garden Speaker Susan Martin

Black Friday Local Family Find and Cut Christmas Tree Tips

Fresh Cut Christmas Trees in Findlay Ohio

It has become a Thanksgiving tradition that I think began at my in-laws house during Thanksgiving to get a local paper and sort through all the Ads to see all the ‘great deals’ that use to begin on Friday.  Sad to see so many retailers are now open on Thanksgiving but one thing I’ve noticed … Read moreBlack Friday Local Family Find and Cut Christmas Tree Tips

4 Fun Autumn Weekend Activity Ideas

Country Drive : barn in Ohio

It’s crazy how quick Autumn arrived this year.  I was really hoping we would have had a longer summer with warm temperatures into November.  There’s no stopping the weather so we might as well embrace it by enjoying seasonable activities.  Below is a list of things 4 things I plan on doing this weekend and … Read more4 Fun Autumn Weekend Activity Ideas

Visit to Oakland Nursery in Columbus Ohio

There were a few trees I noticed along Ohio Rt 24 on my drive to Columbus that had started to show autumn color.  Golden corn and temperature today were a humid 80°f … Not feeling like Autumn.  Upon arrival to our state capital I swung by a garden center my friend Lisa at @houseplantguru recommended.   After my visit to Oakland Nursery I was in the mood to decorate indoors and out for Autumn.  I hope you enjoy the photo collection in this post.


I’m in town for the Country Living Fair that is going on this weekend in Columbus Ohio.    You can follow the shares on Instagram, Twitter and FACEBOOK at #CLfair

photos were taken with my iPhone and uploaded mobile.

Stop by Oakland Nursery online at : http://www.oaklandnursery.com/web/columbuscenter.html

Easy Driving Directions Here : Google Map to Oakpark Nursery

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Happy Gardening,

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Fairy Gardening 101 : Creative Fun Picks

Fairy Gardening 101 : Bren shares creative fun picks from the miniature garden. There’s a book review along with creative video how-to you’ll love!

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