There are many translations to the symbolism of a Christmas wreath. My favorite goes like this: The Christmas Wreath is made of evergreen branches because evergreen is the symbol of strength- even in the harshest of winter weather it stays green. The Christmas Wreath is round because at every end, there is a beginning. WOW […]
We all have our own holiday traditions, whether it is a Christmas dinner, the day you put up your tree or maybe there is a specific ornament that needs to be the first on hung on the Christmas tree. We all have our own traditions and everyone is different. Just like the varieties of Christmas […]
The True Debate- Real v. Fake Each holiday season, shoppers find themselves confronted with a choice: celebrate with a fresh, Christmas tree, or one that is artificial plastic or aluminum. What most people don’t realize is that the best choice has always been the traditional and natural choice – a Real Christmas Tree. Consider this: • […]
Paperwhite Narcissus will grow happily and bloom with nothing more than water and stones or beach glass. To “plant” your bulbs in any drainage free container, begin by carefully placing a layer of stones or glass to a depth of about 2 inches for a small container/vase or about 4 inches in a larger container/vase. Next place […]
IMG_2093 In this time lapse video I show you how quick and easy it is to plant up a window box for the holidays. I started with a citron cypress, then filled with mixed greens (noble fir, juniper, incense cedar) then added color with red twigs and winterberry.