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July 5, 2011 | by Heather

Tiki Torch Alternatives: Keep Bugs At Bay

outdoor lantern entertaining citronella candle

I don’t know what’s worse: spending an otherwise gorgeous summer weekend attempting (and failing) to ward off pesky mosquitoes, or doing so [...]

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HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

June 3, 2011 | by Heather

Eco Watering Can Bottle Adaptor

Eco Watering Can Bottle Adaptor

As much as I wish I could build a raised vegetable garden, apartment living means I’m limited to a windowsill herb garden [...]

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June 2, 2011 | by Kim

Vegetable Garden Tips

vegetable garden tips

If you wish to grow your own vegetables this summer, remember that you increase your chances of success by planting your seeds [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

May 19, 2011 | by Heather

DIY Gutter Gardens

gutter garden outdoor gardening martha stewart copper

These DIYs are slightly more involved than just letting weeds and moss grow in the gutters on your home, but the pay [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

May 12, 2011 | by Kim

Obus Outdoor Rechargeable Light

obus indoor/outdoor rechargeable light

I like the soothing flow that Obus creates. It is perfect for al fresco dining. The Obus is not your average outdoor light. [...]

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May 6, 2011 | by Heather

Creative Container Gardening

container gardening muffin tins tackle box

Thumbs a little green? If you’re lacking experience in the garden, it’s best to start small. Containers are a great way to [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

May 2, 2011 | by Kim

Space-Saving Outdoor Dining Furniture

side by side dining tables

Folding and stackable furniture comes handy when you entertain a larger crowd. You can get a long table simply by putting side by [...]

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October 20, 2010 | by Kim

The New Hopper Table and Benches by Dirk...

hopper table and benches designed by dick wynants for extremis

As an hostess, I’m in awe with the Hopper furniture collection. I like the look of the furniture but what I truly [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

August 20, 2010 | by Kim

My New Post on HGTV: Modern Style at the...

modern style at the cottage

August is about Camping and Cottaging on Style Sheet, the blog of HGTV.ca. For my monthly column, I gave it a modern [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

July 31, 2010 | by Kim

Stunning Swedish Outdoor Hot Tub

bathroom of Katarina Grundströmer as seen on Sköna Hem

This summer home is heaven on Earth. I do not know which view I prefer between the bathroom or the outdoor wood-fired [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

July 22, 2010 | by Kim

DIY Games and a Beach for your Backyard

bring the beach in your backyard

It is fun to play outside. And you do have to restrict your choices to outdoor games and sports. I have a [...]

HOME + GARDEN, OUTDOOR space

July 16, 2010 | by Kim

Flowers

lotus flowers in Tokyo :: photo by yurys

To start the weekend, I share two pictures that illustrate well local nature. I saw this post by my Japanese friend Yurys. She photographed lotus [...]

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