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How to Use Old Chairs

Posted by on Apr 25, 2013 in dining room, garden, milk paint, outdoors | 17 comments

Some women have closets full of shoes. . .

Some women can’t resist a beautiful purse. . .

I on the other hand,

can’t seem to resist a cheap chair.

Old Chair Planter @ DaisyMaeBelle

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DIY Tomato Cage Bird Bath

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in backyard, garden, garden art, outdoors | 19 comments

I have declared war.

War against the mosquito.

I am determined to win this.

 As I shared yesterday,

I do have a tendency towards stubborn.

Hopefully this trait will be helpful in this battle as well.

I have developed a 2 part plan.

You can’t win without a plan, right?

DIY Tomato Cage Bird Bath @ DaisyMaeBelle

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How to Install a Reed Fence

Posted by on Apr 23, 2013 in backyard, garden, garden art, Popular Posts | 12 comments

There are a few things that I don’t like to admit about myself. . .

 #1 –  I don’t have enough discipline to exercise on my own.

(That is why I have to pay a personal trainer.)

#2  – I swing by Sonic most mornings for a large sweet tea.

(Another reason I have a personal trainer.)

#3  – I am stubborn.

Stubborn with a capital S-T-U-B-B-O-R-N.

Reed Fence @ DaisyMaeBelle

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Using Vinegar to Kill Weeds

Posted by on Apr 8, 2013 in backyard, garden, outdoors | 19 comments

Who likes to pick weeds?!

I do!

Really.

I like picking weeds.

I find it very relaxing.

And, satisfying.

Yet, when the weeds are thick grasses that creep between my rock borders. . .

the fun is over.

That is when I pull out this handy tip.

Using Vinegar to Kill Weeds @ DaisyMaeBelle

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Sitting Area in the Backyard

Posted by on Apr 7, 2013 in backyard, boxwoods, garden, garden art, outdoors, playhouse | 32 comments

Spring arrived this weekend!

We had glorious weather for working in the yard.

My entire family was included in on this fun!

And, work we did. . .

Playhouse @ DaisyMaeBelle

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Salvaged Chair Bird Bath

Posted by on Mar 25, 2013 in backyard, crafts, garden, garden art | 33 comments

I think the universal cry across all of blog world is. . .

“Where is Spring?!”

And, even though it is 33 degrees outside. . .

And, snow is in the forecast for tonight. . .

I am hopeful.

Simple Bird Bath

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