Inspiration Blog

These are my ideas and thoughts to inspire you for your own yard and garden projects.  Each little project or step brings you closer to your dream landscape.  In the same way, each blog post is a stepping stone in the designing, planning or installation of  your new garden.

I hope you enjoy find inspiration and guidance in these posts.

Show Me the Money

By Dawn Denton | August 19, 2011

   I can’t help but think of the movie “Jerry Maguire” when I write the words in the title of this post… “Show me the Money!”   Only I am thinking…

If I Don't Ask… Who Will?

By Dawn Denton | August 13, 2011

Okay, it has been a long hot summer here in Northwest Arkansas.  I have spent most of my time dragging a hose around trying to keep things alive.  So far…

A Gardener in the Spring

By Dawn Denton | April 16, 2011

Ah…spring.  That lovely time of the year where everything in the garden shows signs of new life.  Including the gardeners! You know how it goes…think about gardening all winter, plan,…

Color in the Landscape

By Dawn Denton | March 14, 2011

As I sit here at my computer today, it is a dreary, gray day out my window.  The only color I see today is color that I added in a…

Lenten Rose- Helleborus

By Dawn Denton | February 2, 2011

Nothing like gardening throughout the year.   It is the middle of winter, and most plants are not able to be planted at this time of the year.  However, the…


By Dawn Denton | January 1, 2011

  I have never been one to collect seeds like some of my gardening friends.  I have always thought that it would take too much “organization” to collect, label, and…