May 3, 2013

Colores de la Primavera Hacen que lo Viejo Luzca como Nuevo

Me encanta esta temporada del año. Vemos colores y flores por dondequiera.  Los colores vibrantes son parte de mi cultura Mexicana y me gusta mostrarlos en lo que me pongo y en lo que tengo en casa. Este mes nuestros amigos de Lowe’s me retaron a hacer un proyecto usando el color del año escogido […]

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April 25, 2013

You Never Visit Me Anymore: A Garden Shed Story

    Have you ever had a room, or in our case a garden shed, you just didn’t want to face? The “before” photo below is a bit tame and doesn’t really tell the whole story. This shed, in addition to being very dark and having vines infiltrating from all sides, was jammed with stuff […]

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April 24, 2013

Un Cuarto de Cachivaches Limpio y Ordenado

  ¿Tienes de casualidad un cuarto en tu casa, al que no quieres ni entrar? Pues nosotros si, se trata de un cuartito de cachivaches que tenemos en el jardín. La foto de “antes” realmente no refleja la historia verdadera.  Este cuartito además de ser muy oscuro y estar lleno de plantas que entraban por […]

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March 29, 2013

Spring Cleaning and Organizing: A Laundry Room Makeover

    Spring is here and I’m so excited. My garden is pushing up green shoots all over the place and I’m getting the Spring cleaning bug, too!  When I get that feeling I need to take advantage of it before it goes away. Am I right? I’m lucky this year because I have a […]

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March 29, 2013

Limpieza de Primavera: Un Nuevo y Organizado Cuarto de Lavado

     La primavera ya está aquí y estoy muy emocionada al ver como mi jardín ya va dando sus primeras flores y plantas; por otro lado me está entrando el gusanito de la limpieza también, como ya lo habrás notado en algunos de mis últimos artículos.  Y cuando el gusanito de la limpieza me […]

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December 28, 2012

A Festive, Green, New Year’s Decoration Created with a Resolution

Para español da click aquí.   It’s been quite a year. So much adventure and change in our lives and it’s probably been much the same for you. With just a few hours left in the year (the number of hours has descended into the double digits) I acknowledge I’ve tried my best, but am […]

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October 29, 2012

Bringing Fall Colors Home

Para español da click aquí. We love Fall, not only for its cooler weather, its colors, and its food, but also because of Halloween, Día de Muertos and Thanksgiving. We recently moved, so we were very happy when Lowe’s challenged us to decorate just a little bit for Fall with $50 or less. We needed […]

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May 31, 2012

My Curb Appeal Makeover

Para español da click aquí. I’m so excited to show you and tell you about my May assignment as a Lowe’s  Creative Ideas Ambassador and to tell you as well about a fantastic giveaway, too.  When I found out the assignment was a curb appeal project I nearly jumped for joy, because I’ve wanted to paint […]

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May 25, 2012

Planting Virtual and Natural Flowers

Para español da click aquí. I have a tip for you! It’s not just fun, but cute, and you could win Lowe’s Gift Cards.  Here it is, it’s called Plant A Tweet. Here are the details: 1.  Go to the Lowe’s Plant a Tweet page and build your plant or flower, it’s very easy, just […]

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