Tuesday’s Tips: mosquito repelling plants and flowers

Nothing like June: the start of summer, the longer days, the warmer nights, the outdoor eats, carnivals and festivals, etc. However with everything sometimes you have some give and other times you have some takes and one thing I can’t stand are mosquitos. They die in your cocktails when you leave them uncovered. They cause…

Seriously…landscaping is expensive…

First I had every intention on posting this yesterday morning. Most times I have that intention and then I kept browsing images and keep finding more and more…then I tried to find sources and the next thing you know it was afternoon & I ended up drafting the post for today. I wish you could…

In honor of National Hammock Day…

I figured we can all daydream a bit about soaking some rays, catching some zzz’s or reads in hammocks whether indoors or out…. I like the hammocks with the side fringe. It’s very bohemian… This just looks so relaxing and tranquil…. A small pond and a fountain will add to a zen outdoor oasis…. With…

A Brooklyn home tour

Sofia Berger’s Brooklyn home is full of old charm and architecture. The bathroom is like a spa. It’s totally not something you would expect from the rest of the house. It’s perfectly decorated with carefully organized jars to see things you need at a glance (qtips, cotton swabs, etc). It’s all so beautifully arranged that…