The birdbath was taken out of storage, and my garden companions have returned. Hi, there, little friend!

Tone on Tone: Our Early Spring Garden love the fountain , bushes, blooms ,greenery and also the lovely gateway;

Absolutely stunning composition. I love the idea of keeping the white chrysanthemums in pots, they can be replaced with other flowering white annuals when they finish flowering....large pots like these can be placed in prominent positions throughout the garden.

A Peek Into My Spring Garden

Rose fetish

Secret Garden A shallow pergola, thick with roses and jasmine, shades a seating area across the pool. Incorporating these plants into your outdoor room is a great way a add fragrant ambience to the space. Also: brick patio with white sand


laundry line in the outdoors . or, hang a rope use a lace tablecloth or bedspread from Goodwill and have an instant hippie fort when on a picnic

I seldom used a dryer except in the winter...the clothes smelled so sweet and fresh on the line; especially the sheets. Mmmm!

17 Things Our Grandparents Did When “Green” Was Just A Color. This made me want to hang a clothesline. I can still remember the smell of my sheets my mom would hang dry outside, and it is such a great smell! Why don't I use a clothesline?

Walpole Outdoors Fences- flowering shrubs along the fences

My grandmother had these in her yard . white picket fencing with Snowball Bush Viburnum. For the new back and side fence next spring. - Gardening For You

Oh to have pea gravel paths edged in brick and boxwoods in  the garden

pea gravel path through clipped boxwood at back of house near porch

Boxwoods potted & in a row--at front of house?

80 Must-See Garden Pictures That Inspire

Beautiful Back Yard - . - boxwoods in containers, antique stone lion Nice decorating for the back yard

INSPIRATION :: Ideas for topiary arrangements...from #OneKingsLane. Moss balls & boxwood, pots & urns...

INSPIRATION :: Ideas for topiary arrangements.from Moss balls boxwood, pots urns. Check out our One Kings Lane special section for

...being able to hang the wash outside on the clothesline...

I can still smell our laundry hanging in the sunshine, bleached white, with blueing added for extra whiteness. I hear the squeak of the clothesline reel, the fluttering of the clothes in the breeze. Laundry was an all-day event. Ironing was on Tuesday.