• Garden

    Urban yet rural

    Cold weather again today, but nothing can get in the way of gardening any longer!  I came across images from an incredibly inspiring restaurant in Denmark – Höst. In September 2013 Höst won “The World’s Best Design Restaurant” award at the annual Bar & Restaurant Design Awards in London. Visit the site for gorgeous images of the interior while I swoon over the “Harvest” page… I am determined to make every square inch of my container garden available for vegetable and herbs. Last year was a non-event, due to poor soil, and not enough sunlight. This year we have moved all cedar boxes to south side. My English roses had to…

  • Interiors

    Indoor hyacinths

    I spotted this DIY idea on Pinterest recently (originally from a pair & a spare). Finally there was use for the bunch of empty Diptyque glass candle containers staring at me for the whole winter! Yes, we burned a few this winter…It was still a bit chilly to work in the garden this weekend, the soil seemed soggy and not warmed up (ok, I don’t have a plan what I want to do yet), so why not work on this indoor super quick garden. I needed something with results, quick… Here they are!