Review of Last Years Goals and a New List for 2013 |
My sister Lea has been studying people who set goals now that it’s the new year and she reminded me of a study that was done by Tony Robbins years ago with one particular class of university grads. 20 years later when interviewed, only 3% had set goals and that group was the richest of all the rest. In January everyone talks about resolutions but I see them as very different from goals. A common resolution I have heard is... Continue Reading →
Water in English Gardens (11 of 33) | Beth Chatto Gardens, Essex, UK.
Beth Chatto Gardens, Essex, UK: Beth Chatto is well known on the horticultural scene as an outstanding plants-woman whose mantra has always been ‘right plant, right place’. Her gardens contain many unusual varieties which are used in highly creative and aesthetically pleasing combinations, with particular emphasis on the role played by foliage. This photo is part of the water gardens linking a number of small lakes. The use of water in English Gardens: Water has long played an important role…
How we work Once you’ve started to think about building a pond in your garden, it can be difficult to get the idea out of your head. Since you’re here, you’ve probably asked yourself, “What would my garden look like with a pond?” It’s easy to imagine a beautiful pond – you can find thousands […]
How to build a backyard garden pond showing each step including choosing the site, digging the pond, adding rocks and stones, setting up the liners, filling the pond with water, and adding aquatic plants. #fishpond #DIY
Your home may be your castle, but rather than surround it with a moat, use any of these ten wonderful yard landscaping ideas to add warmth, color, and texture to the place you love to live. From growing blooming shrubs, to planting annuals and perennials, to deer-proofing your garden, there are many beautiful and wonderful ways to make your home inviting and appealing. Some of our best landscaping ideas include adding height with planters and baskets, and creating spaces where outdoor party…