Cottage Gardening

How I created a cottage garden (and happiness) in my front yard with a lovely mix of flowers and dirt.
Because flowers=happiness and everyone wants to be HAPPY!

A Cottage Garden as Front Yard Landscaping: How To Do It
If you love a cottage garden, there’s no reason you can’t use cottage garden style to landscape the front of your house. Traditional landscaping is nice but if you want to rev up your curb appeal and be charmed out of your socks every time you come home, take the...
The BEST Climbing Vine for Your Trellis? I’ll Show You!
If you are considering purchasing a trellis, your next step will be to choose a beautiful vine to adorn it. If you aren't sure you want a trellis yet, I show you different ways to add and use one in your garden HERE. You just can't go wrong with a trellis...or by...
How to Make a Beautiful Cottage Garden – My 9 Best Tips
There are so many different styles of gardening. My favorite garden, the one where I feel most at home, is a cottage garden. Perhaps you should know what a cottage garden is so you can decide if cottage garden style speaks to you. A cottage garden achieves beauty with...
How I Attract Butterflies and Bees to My Cottage Garden
Who doesn’t love butterflies? They are MAGICAL AND ROMANTIC in the cottage garden. When I walk down my garden path, butterflies flip up in front and all around me. Technically, they may be moths, but the charm is not diminished by that knowledge. The truth of the...
How to Add Romance to the Cottage Garden: Ideas You’ll Love
You know a romantic cottage garden when you see it, but how can you recreate one for you and the ones you love? Splashing in some romance in your garden may not be as difficult as you think. Just a few ideas incorporated into your space can fill your garden with the...
How To Add Vertical Interest (HEIGHT) to Your Cottage Garden
When designing a cottage garden, vary the heights, texture, and color of the space. You will be pleased with the outcome if you keep this in mind as you are creating and laying out your lovely garden. Adding height or vertical interest to your cottage garden can be...
13 Dreamy Border Plant Ideas for a Relaxed Cottage Garden
If you are aiming for a relaxed, dreamy cottage garden, choosing the perfect border plants is crucial. There is so much to think about when making your selection. Read my guide about planting border plants and learn all my secrets, plus see my list of ideas below to...
A Guide to Romantic Cottage Garden Borders: My Secrets
If you love cottage gardens, then you may wonder how to achieve that feeling a cottage garden gives you - relaxed, welcoming, accepting, romantic, and simply lovely. Border plants are one secret piece to that recipe. Let me show you what border plants are, how to...
My Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Your First Cottage Garden

My Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Your First Cottage Garden

Cottage gardens make me happy!
I want you to be happy too…so this one’s on me.

  • Learn to create your first cottage garden with step-by-step instructions
  • A checklist to keep you on track
  • Images to inspire
  • Increase the value of your home by thousands
  • Explode your happiness quotient
  • Oh, yeah. It’s free! Free happiness.