A Whimsical Window Garden

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Whimsical Garden

Whimsical Garden

We have an tiered egress window in our basement.  It lets a lot of light into my craft area, but hasn’t been very pretty to look at.  I decided to fix it up with a whimsical landscape.
It is hard to get a good overall picture in a small space, so this post has lots of close up pictures.  Just keep on scrolling!
I started by adding in some potting soil to bring the ground levels up to where I wanted them and to add some good nutrients for my new plants.  I then started with the bottom and worked my way up.  Here is a pictorial tour of my garden!

Whimsical Garden - Bottom Right

Whimsical Garden – Bottom Right

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Miniature Kitchen and Library

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Miniature Library

Miniature Library

A number of years ago, my sisters and I bought my mom a miniature doll house. She had been wanting one for a long time. She has put a lot of work into it and it looks fabulous! I will have to get her to send me some pictures so I can share them with you.

Fast forward a few years…while I do share a number of my moms interests, I did not want to have a miniature doll house of my own. They do take up a lot of room. However, when my parents came to visit, I took her to a miniature doll house store so she could find fun things to add to her ever growing supply of miniature things 🙂 She wanted me to share with her in this hobby, so I decided to make two miniature rooms that could hang on the wall. I chose to make a kitchen and a library because they represented some of my favorite places to be. I like antiques, so I chose that feel for the rooms. Continue reading »