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How to Grow A Floret-Style Cut Flower Garden on the Cheap

This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you purchase something from one of the links, I make a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thanks for supporting Shifting Roots! Do you dream of a yard full of beautiful cut flowers and filling your Instagram feed with their

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Pumpkin & Succulent Autumn Centrepiece

I was going to my family Thanksgiving dinner and was looking for something quick and easy to give the hostess, especially since I didn’t have to bring any food.  Did I think ahead and get something on my last shopping trip? Of course not. Thankfully I was inspired by my

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Money Saving DIY Boutonnieres for Fall Weddings

Autumn weddings are so beautiful.  However, if you don’t know a lot about flowers, you might initially think your floral options are limited.  Not true! I’ve come up with seven unique boutonniere options for your grooms that you can easily make for your wedding. You can grow your own flowers

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Save Money and Make Your Own Boutonnieres

Looking to save a bit of money at your wedding or special event?  Make your own boutonnieres! Boutonnieres are an easy project that anyone can do.  All you need is a feature flower, medium sized flower, a bit of greenery, and a small flower like baby’s breath.

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Kristen

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Hi, I'm Kristen and I help new gardeners learn to grow their own vegetables and beautify their yards. I also share recipes that use all that delicious garden produce. Grab a coffee (and your gardening gloves) and join me for gardening tips, simple recipes, and the occasional DIY, all from the lovely city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

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