10 Plants That Will Attract Butterflies To Your Garden


Whether you want to design and build an elaborate butterfly garden or just put a few potted containers on your patio to draw butterflies in there are a wide variety of plants that will attract them. These are 10 that are easy to grow and are successful in attracting a wide variety of butterflies. To bring them in and keep them coming you will want to have a combination of nectar plants (for butterflies) and host plants (for caterpillars). Another {Read More}

Simple Tips for Caring for Your Roses


This post brought to you by Miracle-Gro. All opinions are 100% mine. Not too long ago, I shared how my Grandpa is my inspiration when it comes to gardening. While I’m not a greater gardener, I try to choose plants that are good for people that don’t necessarily have green thumbs. One thing that I like to take care of in our little garden area is our roses. We rent so I didn’t have a choice about what was here when {Read More}

70+ Media Companies and Networks for Bloggers

Media Companies and Networks for Bloggers

When you first start out blogging, it’s hard to know where to go or how to go about doing sponsored posts. There really are a lot of Media Companies and Networks for Bloggers out there that will help you take out the guess work of having to contact a company directly and set everything up for a sponsored post. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a blogger that is just starting out, a blogger that has just decided to start monetizing {Read More}

10 FREE Kid’s Kindle eBooks 4/22

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Here are today’s FREE Kindle eBooks for kids! Not only are there fun eBooks for girls & boys today, there are also fantastic learning books about states & capitols and a book about our solar system in honor of Earth Day today! Before you download any of them, please remember to make sure they are still free and if you don’t have a Kindle, you can still read eBooks on your phone or tablet. Just head on over & download the FREE {Read More}

Earth Day Craft: Upcycled Bud Vase


Today’s guest post is from one of my good friends, Dinah from DIY Inspired & Inheriting Our Planet. I am always amazed at how Dinah can take an object and upcycle it into something pretty darn awesome. I was thrilled when she said yes to guest posting and doing an Earth Day craft. Thanks so much Dinah! I am so excited to share a fun and simple upcycled craft for Earth Day today here at A Spectacled Owl! I am {Read More}