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Collection by Sonia Bourke

Sonia Bourke
Backyard hammock and tree lights

Backyard Hammock | Refreshing the Outdoors for Summer - bystephanielynn

Backyard hammock and tree lights

Fly repellent - pinner said "I had to repin this again for you to see.  YES IT WORKS! Oh my, it looks hokie but our temps have been upper 90's and no flies in my back yard have been spotted.  I spoke with a women who grew up on a dairy farm and she swears by it.  She said they used 5 pennies.  Go figure."

Amazingly Effective, Nontoxic Fly Repellent | Healthy Home Economist

This fly repellent strategy really works for all outside areas of the home and is so simple you will wonder why you haven't tried it before.

2 c vinegar, 1T liquid soap, 1Tsalt....will kill anything!  DO NOT USE ROUNDUP.

Monsanto's Roundup And Roundup-Resistant Corn Found To Be Toxic In Rats

The finding "impacts seriously on human health."

Great advice about planting, growing, pruning & caring for roses.  All About Roses - Wilson Bros Nursery  // Great Gardens & Ideas // -&nbsperthturf Resources and Information. is your first and best source for all of the information you’re looking for. From general topics to more of what you would expect to find here, has it all. We hope you find what you are searching for!

Bean fort- easy to make and grow


When life hands you lemons, make a lemon meringue pie!

Here, salvaged decorative garden edging is hung upside down from the porch soffit. What a beautiful trellis!

Don't Fence Me In: Creative Uses for Old Salvaged Fencing

Upcycled fencing ideas

Sorting out a multi-level garden with beds sporting vibrant, low-growing plants has made this coastal patch in Torquay a standout.

An easy-care coastal garden in Torquay with colourful plants

Sorting out a multi-level garden with beds sporting vibrant, low-growing plants has made this coastal patch in Torquay a standout.

Pruning Blueberry Bushes & Blueberry Bush Care

Pruning blueberry bushes and proper blueberry bush care can help yield not only a larger harvest but also larger, juicier berries. Follow these easy step by step instructions on how to prune blueberries and properly

DIY room to room: Plant stands - The House That Lars Built

It’s all about bringing the outdoors in right now and there are some really lovely ways to do it. DIY plant stand from A Beautiful MessDIY staghorn fern from The Fresh Exchange BlogDIY leather and brass teardrop hanging plant from Vintage Revivals

Make It Edible

No need for acres to have your own edible garden. There are several plants, herbs, and veggies that grow well in planters and urban environments. These herb


Vegetable Garden pathway

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Korean velvet grass (Zoysia tenuifolia) has been planted under the jacaranda tree and red crepe myrtles (Lagerstroemia indica x fauriei 'Tonto') flank a garden path at this Adelaide cottage | Photography: Jonathan Vdk

A clever garden path design brought this space together

A meandering path links a series of spots for entertaining and exploring in this Adelaide garden inspired by art.

50 Modern Front Yard Designs and Ideas — RenoGuide - Australian Renovation Ideas and Inspiration

A well manicured front yard helps to frame your home and prefaces the interior and family inside, providing an initial welcome. A well thought out and organised front yard design and landscaping should compliment the natural terrain of the land and enhance the general theme of the home. When designi