Category Archives: Gardening

DIY: How to Build a Pergola

Sanctuary spaces and outdoor living spaces are a necessity to Boomer life. Just imagine yourself unwinding in a quiet, peaceful … Continue reading

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What do gardening, cooking, travel and speaking have in common?

I love gardening and cooking in my life as much as I love my life as an interior designer. So … Continue reading

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We interrupt this programming …

We are interrupting our scheduled post of our Basic Beige Boomer’s Redo due to the upholsterer AND the clients coming … Continue reading

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Finally, spring time is here!

For many of us throughout the country, we thought spring would never happen!

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Being Busy Bees at Be BoomerSmart

It’s been a bizzzzzy time for Be BoomerSmart® and I’m excited to share what’s buzzing in our world …

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You too can DIY your own courtyard!

How often do most of us look at beautiful photos of interiors or exteriors thinking it way beyond our means … Continue reading

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DIY: How to lay a brick sidewalk

Last week we shared the steps Bob and I took to build the retaining wall at our home, “Cypress.” Now … Continue reading

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A DIY for How to Build a Retaining Wall

Whether it’s been in another video of mine or a social media post, there’s a good chance you’ve met my … Continue reading

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Our Secret Garden

At Cypress, Bob and I treat our outdoor spaces like we treat our indoors, keeping in mind textures, colors and … Continue reading

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Outside at Cypress: Landscape Planning

As a life rule, I am a believer in using experts to help me out with things that I may … Continue reading

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