Living and Growing Your Best Self

Lisa Living little

Join me while I navigate through some of my passions.  I try to “master” gardening, Tiny Living (and Littler Living), and a collection of musings throughout my adventures!

You got to move it, move it!

You got to move it, move it!

I don't know if other RV owners have an actual plan in place on where they will put their new beauty while they work on it (if it's a remodel).  I had a general idea; however I really didn't bet on it being as difficult as it was. I had a friend, who has mad...

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Meet Darcy – Littler House (RV)

Meet Darcy – Littler House (RV)

Since, well, as long as I can remember I've always enjoyed miniatures, from dollhouses to helping (cough, cough, doing) my kids diorama for school projects. As I got older I was shamed into putting my dollhouses away (and my kids graduated). I moved on to miniature...

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How to Build a Garden Arch Trellis

How to Build a Garden Arch Trellis

A garden arch trellis can be used for decoration or for function (it is also referred to as vertical growing).  Owning and managing a large community garden takes A LOT of effort.  Last year it was nearly impossible with keeping up on weeds and plants taking over the...

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Moving a Community Garden…

Moving a Community Garden…

It is a big task to move an existing garden.  There are large items like the storage shed, raised bed plots, soil, pergola, pavers.  It takes committed volunteers to allow this to happen.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact me. I will be updated progress...

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Bullet Journaling – my newest passion

Bullet Journaling – my newest passion

Bullet journaling has become my newest passion.  I say newest because there are a lot of them!  I have always been a pen to paper kind of gal.  I'm also highly organized, so I always have my planner close by.  When I stumbled across bullet journals (or BOJO) I was...

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We’ve moved (in just one day)

We’ve moved (in just one day)

What does it take to move a 45 raised bed community garden in one day. 8 really dedicated volunteers One long bed trailer One large bed trailer One family van One S10 truck We were able to dismantle the pergola, remove and load about 100 paver stones, take the sign...

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Travel – DC/NYC Road Trip

Travel – DC/NYC Road Trip

I have done my fair share of traveling around the United States and a few places outside our borders.  However, that was what feels like a lifetime ago.  My son and I created a new chapter in our lives a little over a year ago and would like to share this chapter with...

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Top 7 Garden Hacks

Top 7 Garden Hacks

I've owned and managed a community garden for going on 4 years.  Mind you, when I first started on a vacant lot near my home I knew nothing about gardening.  Still, I constructed 45 raised bed plots, when the most experience I had was a 12 x 12 garden plot in my...

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How to get connected?

How to get connected?

This is the easiest part, since it is your garden you are free to help in all areas of the garden.  Some people have restrictions and can't get down to the ground.  No problem, we have standing beds as well. Adoption: In order to keep the garden flourishing we need...

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Specialty Paper Flowers for every occassion

Specialty Paper Flowers for every occassion

I have spent countless hours putting fine detail into each and every paper flower I create.  Whether it is a gift, a wedding bouquet or a centerpiece on your table.  This is a guaranteed conversation starter.  The uniqueness of each flower created is a showcase in...

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