Home & Garden Insights

June 24, 2008

10 Hot Ideas for Patios and Rooftop Gardens

Filed under: home, home & garden — Tags: , , , , — homeandgardeninsights @ 2:06 pm

Check out 10 Hot Ideas for Patios and Rooftop Gardens.

June 23, 2008


Filed under: home, home & garden, home and garden — Tags: , , , , , , — homeandgardeninsights @ 11:25 pm
Enter to win the 2008 Sub-Zero Dream Kitchen, and see the products included in the $50,000 Grand Prize.
Sub-Zero PRO 48
Sub-Zero PRO 48 Refrigerator/Freezer
Sub-Zero 424 Wine Storage
Sub-Zero 424 Wine Storage Refrigerator
Dual Fuel Range and Ventilation
Wolf 48″ Dual Fuel Range and Ventilation
Dean & DeLuca
$2,000 in Gourmet Merchandise from Dean & DeLuca
$5,000 in Kohler Kitchen Products
Windsor Sonoma Wine
Wine from Windsor Sonoma and Girard Winery and a year’s membership in the Windsor Sonoma Wine Club

Chaparral Table and (4) Woven Shelter Chairs by McGuire Furniture

Enter now...

June 11, 2007


Filed under: home & garden, home and garden, wood, wooden houses — homeandgardeninsights @ 11:15 pm

Check out Livio De Marchi’s wooden house, car, clothes, and more: a completely wooden life.

Cat Wine Rack

Filed under: gardening, home & garden, home and garden, wine, wine racks — homeandgardeninsights @ 5:25 pm


June 5, 2007

Blackberry Cabernet Marinated Steaks

Filed under: food, home & garden, organic food, recipes, steak, wine — homeandgardeninsights @ 6:31 pm

Blackberry Cabernet Marinated Steaks

Featured in organicauthority.com.

June 1, 2007


Filed under: food, gardening, home & garden, horticulture, plants, recipes — homeandgardeninsights @ 7:03 pm

An archive of gardening information, including a recipes section.

Some of the recipes include:

Better Than Sex Cake
Halloween History and Pumpkin Recipes
Pomegranate Recipes
Green Grape Pie
Best Lemon Ice Box Pie on Earth

Lemon Recipes
Loquat Jelly Recipes
Sweet Potato Facts and Recipes
Recipes for Eating Acorns and Acorn-Eaters
Apple Recipes
Pear Recipes
Sugarless Recipes
Mrs. Parsons’ Peach Crisp
Cottage Cheese Apple Pie
Blackeyed Peas for New Year’s Day
Dirt Cake
Onion Rings
Herb Vinegar
Mexican Purslane Stuffing
Pyracantha Jelly
Baking/Storing Sweet Potatoes
Green Tomato Recipes
Spinach Soup
Sweet Spinach and Yam Pie

May 30, 2007

flower photography

Filed under: flowers, gardening, home & garden, photography, plants — homeandgardeninsights @ 6:52 pm


May 23, 2007

Hydroponic Gardening

Filed under: antarctica, Aurora Storealis, gardening, gardens, greenhouses, home & garden, hydrophonic gardening — homeandgardeninsights @ 5:32 pm

“Nestled among the many nondescript sheds, metal storage barns, snowy yards of wooden crates, brown cargo containers, bulldozers and pickup trucks, is a little white shed with a bright red strawberry, a yellow sunflower and an orange carrot on the side. Just these alone stick out like a green thumb at McMurdo Station, where everything else is a drab gray, brown, white or institutional minty green…”

Hydrophonic Gardening: Science in Antarctica

An article about a hydroponic greenhouse in which plants grow in water rather than dirt.

May 22, 2007

Yard Art and Handmade Places

Filed under: books, gardening, gardens, home & garden, home and garden, home improvement, publications, yards — homeandgardeninsights @ 4:36 pm

Yard Art and Handmade Places: Extraordinary Expressions of Home
By Jill Nokes, with Pat Jasper

New book to be released October 2007.

“Yard Art and Handmade Places profiles twenty homemakers who have used their yards and gardens to express their sense of individuality, to maintain connections to family and heritage, or even to create sacred spaces for personal and community refreshment and healing.”

Rate My Space

“Do you think you’ve got a flair for decorating? Share your photos with the world and show off your favorite spaces. Just sign in and name your spaces and you’re ready to upload photos! Share with friends, rate your favorites and browse other users’ spaces for inspiration.”

Upload your pictures at Rate My Space.

Older Posts »

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.