“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it?  -Luke 14:28 When you are finally ready to start renovating a part of your property, one of the first things you would do is gather inspiration. Collect […]

“Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.” Peter Drucker I am a planner. Sometimes I find it easier to plan things than to actually do them. It always looks so much neater as a task list! In honor of you planners out there, I am sharing a Project Planner to […]

“It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.” -Robert Louis Stevenson When my children were smaller, we turned our sandbox into a woodland […]

Sometimes it is easy to overlook the value of foliage in the landscape. Flowers are oftentimes the more notable features of a plants, but the leafing and coloring can make a huge impact when utilized well. Here are a few things to consider when planning for the foliage show: Size. The smaller the leaf, the […]