DIY PROJECTS/BEES

DRIED FLOWERS FOR FALL DECOR

Dried Flowers at Sensible Gardening and Living

With the turning of the calendar page I decided it was time to accept the fact that summer was pretty much a thing of the past. Cooler temperatures have arrived along with shorter days. Seems like everyone has been busy getting their homes decorated for fall so decided it was about time I did the same. As I’ve been cleaning…

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DIY PROJECTS/BEES

Last Minute Garden Gifts

Winter Garden at Sensible Gardening and Living

With just a few weeks left before Christmas most of us probably have the bulk of our gift shopping completed. However, every year the need arises for a few last minute gifts. Home crafted gifts are wonderful and well appreciated, and if you can use supplies from your own garden all the better. If you collected seeds from your garden…

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GARDEN KNOW HOW

Bringing Your Garden Indoors

Dried Flowers at Sensible Gardening and Living

As Autumn encroaches on our gardens it becomes increasing clear that our summer flowers are making room for the colorful foliage of fall. For those who love growing and gardening it becomes a time of reflection of our growing successes and failures for the season. I really don’t like saying good-bye to all the summer blooms and in reality I…

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DIY PROJECTS/BEES

Dried Flowers

Fun Ways to Dry your Flowers with Sensible Gardening

What better way to extend your garden’s harvest than by preserving flowers for future use and creative endeavors.  Gathering flowers and leaves of multi colors and forms will guarantee you a supply of materials for future creations. Gathering Your Flowers Probably the best place to collect materials for drying fresh flowers is your own garden and surroundings, therefore you will…

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