How to Grow Hydrangeas in Pots

Happy Earth Day! In honor of one of my favorite planets (okay maybe the only one I know) I thought it would be fun to get a little dirty on the blog and share some tips on how to grow hydrangeas in pots! After I posted about our patio garden over on Instagram, a lot

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How to Plant a Window Box Garden

I’ll tell you, the one thing the South get’s right is its curb appeal. There isn’t a city in the South that doesn’t have at least one historic home with a beautiful window box displaying that season’s finest annuals and crawling ivy. As a part of our patio refresh, I wanted to put the old

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Making a Spring Bouquet with Le Jardin Francais

Le Jardin Francais is one of the most gorgeous floral shops I’ve ever stepped foot into. One day when I get around to finishing my Atlanta Guide, I’m going to include it in the list of places that you absolutely must visit on a trip into town. Walking into Le Jardin Francais is like walking

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How to Make a Windowsill Herb Garden

For as long as I can remember, my family has always had an herb garden within easy reach of the kitchen. Throughout our various moves in suburbia, there was always an oversized pot containing the essentials: cilantro, basil, thyme, mint, and rosemary- which eventually had to be transplanted because it had grown into a full-sized

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Flora and Fauna: Five Flowers to Include in Your Garden

It’s a fragrant time of year in the South right now. I am constantly stopped in my tracks because of the fragrances knock me off my feet. Between the jasmine and the roses that have been cropping up everywhere, it’s full-on sensory overload here in the South and it’s giving me flashbacks of nostalgic days

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