This page may contain affiliate links to supplies, tools or specific products I’m recommending. There is no cost to you for using these links and they may provide me with a small commission so I can continue this blog (thanks for your support). Please visit my site policies for more information.
Resources & Recommendations
Every item on this list is something that I have tried and/or currently own and would STILL recommend… that means that I love them and would buy them again. I take my recommendations very seriously so if you’ve used any of these products and had a bad experience, please let me know.
- The Four-Season Landscape: Easy-Care Plants and Plans for Year-Round Color by Susan Roth
- The Nonstop Garden: A Step-by-Step Guide to Smart Plant Choices and Four-Season Designs by Jennifer Benner
- The Weekend Garden Guide: Work-Saving Ways to a Beautiful Backyard by Susan Roth
- The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America by David Allen Sibley
Order Trees, Plants & Bulbs Online
Water & Soil
- Soaker Garden Hose
- Taklife Expandable Water Hose
- Melnor Turbo Oscillating Sprinkler
- Tree Mulch Ring Weed Preventer
- Treegator Slow Release Watering Bag for Trees
- Compare-N-Save Concentrate Grass and Weed Killer (41% Glyphosate) – this is really strong stuff– it works for killing invasive vines.
- Soil Test Kit Meter (test soil pH, moisture and sunlight)
- Rapitest Soil Test Kit
- Easy-Read Magnifying Rain Gauge
Home Owner Tools
- Dewalt 20v Lithium Drill Driver/Impact Combo Kit
- Taklife Classic Laser Measure Distance Meter
- Microjig Grr-ripper 3D Pushblock for Table Saws, Router Tables, Band Saws and Jointers
Gift Ideas, Kits, Subscription Boxes
- Craftsy – Unleash Your Creativity Project kits, supplies and video content to help you master what you love.
- Grow and Make – DIY and crafting kits for your home
- Home Made Luxe – Gorgeous Pinterest craft projects delivered right to you
- Smart Art Box – #1 art subscription box delivered monthly
- Barkbox – AMAZING monthly dog box. Sally loves it! Customer service is unreal!
- The Dapper Dog Box – monthly dog box for the modern dog parent
What Blooms with What?
Never know what to plant together? Find out with this FREE Plant Pairing Guide and become a pro at combining plants for the best garden design possible!