Archive for the ‘Whimiscal Gardens’ Category

A Positive Attitude – You Can Grow That!

“It seems like gardeners are never happy,” my husband commented a number of years ago, “Either it’s too hot or it’s too cold, too much rain or not enough. I thought gardening was supposed to be fun.” Now I knew he wasn’t talking about gardeners in general, he only knows one. He meant me. And […]


October 4, 2015 · gj · 2 Comments
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How to Over-Winter Gnomes

Not all gnomes are cold hardy, in fact some do not handle the outdoors well at all. Unfortunately they are not labeled and won’t tell you themselves. As of yet nobody has compiled a classification table for them, but we’re working on it. So all a gardener can do for now is to use your […]

November 15, 2014 · gj · No Comments
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February Friday Fairy Gardens pt. 4

Tiny Treasures – a guest post by Arlena Schott Garden Wise Living TV (with photo comments by GJ) When I think about Miniature Gardening I smile …those tiny little Chairs and Miniature Chandeliers are enough to bring the kid out in all of us I will never refer to Miniature Gardening as a Trend. A […]

February 24, 2012 · gj · 8 Comments
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February Friday Fairy Gardens, pt. 3

This is the second guest post by Patti Kuhlman you can find part 1 here. Now, for the final and most fun part of building a fairy garden is decorating the garden with miniature “fairy” accessories, which are generally the size of “dollhouse” accent pieces. How to decorate is limited only by your own imagination! […]

February 17, 2012 · gj · 2 Comments
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February Friday Fairy Gardens pt. 2

Today’s post is from a more experienced Fairy Garden maker- Patti Kuhlman. Patti primarily offers wholesale fairy garden items, but graciously agreed to write for us. What is a Fairy Garden? It is a small whimsical place where fairies reside. It is said that a fairy garden will bring laughter, joy and magic to your […]

February 10, 2012 · gj · One Comment
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February Friday Fairy Gardens

As a child I vividly remember watching one evening as the fairies danced and played on top of the tall grasses in the fields near our house. I have no idea where the memory comes from- a dream perhaps, or a book- but the memory remains. So when I heard about ‘Fairy Gardens’ recently I […]

February 3, 2012 · gj · 18 Comments
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