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Stone style outdoor area with firepit, birdbath and outdoor sofa. By: Inspired Garden Design

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A typical 1800's kitchen garden would include, "Marigolds to keep the bugs away, Coreopsis for dyeing wool, Cone Flowers for colds, Hyssop for sore throats, Peppermint  Chamomile for upset stomachs, Sage to improve memory, Tansy to ward off insects, Lavender for sachets, Parsley to ease the pain of bee stings, Basil to help ease childbirth pains, Chives for cooking, Marjoram and Thyme for softening skin, Dill for colicky children, and Lemon Balm for melancholia." (Living History Farms).

A typical 1800's kitchen garden would include, "Marigolds to keep the bugs away, Coreopsis for dyeing wool, Cone Flowers for colds, Hyssop for sore throats, Peppermint Chamomile for upset stomachs, Sage to improve memory, Tansy to ward off insects, Lavender for sachets, Parsley to ease the pain of bee stings, Basil to help ease childbirth pains, Chives for cooking, Marjoram and Thyme for softening skin, Dill for colicky children, and Lemon Balm for melancholia." (Living History Farms).

30 Fresh and Modern Outdoor Kitchens

30 Fresh and Modern Outdoor Kitchens

100-Year-Old Photos of Destitute East End Children.  Taken by Horace Warner in 1912 in Spitalfields England.

100-Year-Old Photos of Destitute East End Children. Taken by Horace Warner in 1912 in Spitalfields England.

Backyard Pizza Oven, I really think I need one of these in my life! lol pizza party at my place :)

Backyard Pizza Oven, I really think I need one of these in my life! lol pizza party at my place :)

Love this garden room from Shelley! I want that sink with the old pump and everything else too!

Love this garden room from Shelley! I want that sink with the old pump and everything else too!

Kitchen, dining and living room: trellises provide much needed shade, and soft greys integrate the areas. A single-counter kitchen provides area for cooking, serving and storage.

Kitchen, dining and living room: trellises provide much needed shade, and soft greys integrate the areas. A single-counter kitchen provides area for cooking, serving and storage.

Mickey Wolf and Steve Boyle's Victorian Gothic cottage in the inner-Brisbane suburb of Paddington. Photo – Mindi Cook. Styling – Lyndel Miller.

Mickey Wolf and Steve Boyle's Victorian Gothic cottage in the inner-Brisbane suburb of Paddington. Photo – Mindi Cook. Styling – Lyndel Miller.

Paver Manufacturer: Belgard | Wall Style: Weston | Wall Color: Victorian | installitdirect.com

Paver Manufacturer: Belgard | Wall Style: Weston | Wall Color: Victorian | installitdirect.com

This Melbourne Victorian terrace home belongs to Architect duo Stephen O'Connor and Annick Houle. The couple reimagined the house into a true family home.

Inside a Modern Victorian Terrace Home in Melbourne

This Melbourne Victorian terrace home belongs to Architect duo Stephen O'Connor and Annick Houle. The couple reimagined the house into a true family home.

One of the best built Outdoor Fireplace and Pizza Oven combos we've seen!  This backyard oven was built with the Mattone Barile foam form and a ton of brick!  To see more pictures of this oven (and many more ovens), please visit - BrickWoodOvens.com

One of the best built Outdoor Fireplace and Pizza Oven combos we've seen! This backyard oven was built with the Mattone Barile foam form and a ton of brick! To see more pictures of this oven (and many more ovens), please visit - BrickWoodOvens.com

This backyard is perfect for the family ! It has a full sized kitchen, water fountain, pool, green grass area, and in ground trampoline. This shows you can still have fun and make your yard look elegant :)

Pleasing Patio Designs

This backyard is perfect for the family ! It has a full sized kitchen, water fountain, pool, green grass area, and in ground trampoline. This shows you can still have fun and make your yard look elegant :)

A wonderful way to celebrate your beloved family and relationship is to display it for all to see. With this personalized window you can do just that! The item featured is a lovely distressed white frame with the last name initial circled in a Victorian style frame, with the last name and established date underneath. Making a beautiful piece to show off at your wedding or in your home.This item would make a great gift for any occasion including house warming, anniversary, birthday, Christmas…

Vintage Single Pane Window Personalized Last Name Family Letter

A wonderful way to celebrate your beloved family and relationship is to display it for all to see. With this personalized window you can do just that! The item featured is a lovely distressed white frame with the last name initial circled in a Victorian style frame, with the last name and established date underneath. Making a beautiful piece to show off at your wedding or in your home.This item would make a great gift for any occasion including house warming, anniversary, birthday, Christmas…

Entertaining in the summer is all about being relaxed and outdoors. It's a realistic strategy in predictable climes, but in some parts of the world (such a

House Call: Endless Summer in a London Victorian

Entertaining in the summer is all about being relaxed and outdoors. It's a realistic strategy in predictable climes, but in some parts of the world (such a