DIY Garden Art Bird Nest

January 26, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

DIY Garden Art Bird Nest This giant bird nest is an easy, repurposed garden art project. I got the idea when I noticed a rock in my garden looked like a giant egg. I thought it would be fun to have a giant bird’s nest to go with it. You’ll need…

Let the Cleanse Begin!

January 25, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

Let the cleanse begin! (via http://www.raisinandfig.com) We’ve put it off as long as we could… that post-holidays, post-vacation resolution to shock the system back to […]

DIY Painted Terra Cotta Pots

January 25, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

I am finally wrapping up my Christmas gift projects and I saved one of my favorites for last. J and I worked together to spray paint two terra cotta pots for my mom. Her backyard currently has a lot of different pots, but none like these. I wasn’t sure…

The Shipwrecks of Cayman Islands

January 24, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

The Cayman Islands are made up of three islands – Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. They lie in western Caribbean Sea about 700 km south of Miami, 366 km south of Cuba, and about 500 km northwest of Jamaica. Grand Cayman is by far the biggest…

Creme Brulee French Toast

January 24, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

Creme Brûlée French Toast {a.k.a.The Miracle} (via http://www.raisinandfig.com) This Creme Brulee French Toast recipe is one you pull out when you need the heavy ammo. […]

Gardening Time Savers

January 23, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

Gardening Time Savers (Family Features) – Taking the DIY approach to lawn and garden care has many advantages, such as saving money and offering some fresh air and exercise, but sometimes it can turn into a timely endeavor. By the time you round up…

Cinnamon Swirl Bread

January 22, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

{Naughty Alert!} Cinnamon Swirl Bread (via http://www.raisinandfig.com) One of the things I love about our annual vacation in Idaho is that I can start each […]

5 DIY Projects for Indoor Gardening

January 22, 2014 Dan Ashbach 0

I don’t know about you, but where I live, it isn’t easy having a garden. The weather is unpredictable, and the seasons never want to behave themselves. It gets colder earlier and stays that way longer. You think that Spring has really sprung with…