Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2012’

How to Propagate Basil from Cuttings

Growing Basil from Cuttings

It’s a great day when you get to work with people you like and admire and today is one of those days! Steve Asbell from The Rainforest Garden is an amazingly talented illustrator so when he asked if I’d be interested in collaborating on an DIY post I jumped at the chance. To see more of Steve’s work check out his illustrations board on …

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DIY Branch Outdoor Lamp Project

DIY Outdoor Lamp

Outdoor lighting brings a whole new perspective to the garden. Weekend Project #39 shows you how to make a DIY outdoor lamp from only two found materials.

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Westcoast Salmon Chowder Recipe With Wild Chanterelles

Westcoast Salmon Chowder

Leftover salmon makes a wonderful chowder.  This unique version with potatoes, bacon, and wild chanterelle mushrooms is truly a west coast treat! It is light but hearty, giving you the energy of a grizzly bear. Ingredients 3 cups nugget potatoes chopped into 1 inch cubes 2 additional medium-sized light skin nugget potatoes sliced in half and peeled 1 medium onion …

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Hosta Leaf Concrete Stepping Stone DIY Via Garden Therapy Garden

Using Large Leaves to Cast Concrete Stepping Stones

Using large leaves from your garden to cast concrete is a fun and simple project that will inexpensively create lots of stepping stones.  Imagine all the secret pathways you could create!

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