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It’s a family affair ~ garden by design

I know you’ve heard me say that gardens can be a place where the whole family comes together to spend time (you know, instead of in front of a television screen), and this is living proof! We just installed this...

How to Vacation-Proof Your Garden

Last year at our garden-to-table dinner party, a guest asked me, “Who babysits your garden when you travel?” I immediately replied, “Why, any takers?!” Well, no one volunteered, and I get it: our garden can be a little intimidating.  As...

Raised Bed Garden vs. In-Ground Garden: Pros and Cons

Here’s a question I get asked weekly from clients: should I garden in-ground or purchase raised beds? And I say, they’re both great options! There are pros and cons to both in-ground and raised beds, and it’s all about choosing...

Backyard Makeover

This kitchen garden was an addition to this family’s landscape project this summer.  Fresh landscape, beautiful patio, and a kitchen garden to complete it!  Client: Sheila & Brian (and their daughter Megan, & granddaughter Sophia) Location: Lake Geneva, WI Design:...