Outdoor Living

Aquatic Plants – Making Your Pond Lush

Yes the look and sound of trickling water is peaceful and gorgeous
But when you add the color, the texture and symmetry of water plants it takes that water feature…
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Eric’s Pond –The Pump and Lighting

Eric’s DIY project
Eric has been busy putting a pond, and waterfall feature in the backyard of his home is making great progress! I know how life-changing a pond can…
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Cocktail Gardens

It’s a big trend among mixologists and is a great addition to any gardener’s edible collection!
We’re talking about the flavoring and accents that may go into a beverage- from…
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Grilling Tools and Toys

When it comes to the grill, guys, we know you love your tools!
And why not be duded up with all of the accessories to enhance that best barbecuing experience…
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Outdoor Kitchen Ingredients

How you cook up your outdoor kitchen first depends on your budget, your space and your style…
…but the rest is up to your creativity and how you want…
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What to Buy in May for Your Home

From mattresses, to home office equipment to patio furniture
May is a great time to find deals on all of this stuff! Who knew? And around Memorial Day weekend…
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Eric’s Makes His Pond and Waterfall Project

Eric and Cindy love water features
Cindy has a pond in her front yard and now Eric is copying. Well not really but he was inspired by our…
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Home Wizards at The Pasadena Showcase House (Part 1)

What We Learned from the Showcase House!

Make Your Yard – A Courtyard

How do you find inspiration to make your yard something more than that? Landscape Designer Cassy  Aoyagi with…
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A Grill on Steroids

Outdoor living and entertaining is not just about outdoor eating
Let’s face it, it sure is nice to have a great grill close by for a yummy meal you make…
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A Pool Area with Old Hollywood Style

The Pool at the Pasadena Showcase House
This year’s Pasadena Showcase pool is stunning with a brilliant tiling mosaic of these peacocks and something that Rudolph Valentino would have…
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