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My name is Heather the content creator behind Our Barnes Yard and i'm so happy you're here!

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*this post contains affiliate links – all opinions are my own If you have small children or pets, but also love house plants, you may be looking for a way to keep your plants out of harms reach.  Look no further, because I’m here to help! With a few simple solutions, you can have both; […]

7 hanging solutions for keeping your house plants out of reach!

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This year has been like none other, but I don’t have to tell you that.  So many aspects of our lives have changed due to the global pandemic.  Plans have changed, events cancelled, and a large number of people have learned how to do their jobs in different ways; myself included! As an essential worker […]

Work From Anywhere Essentials with Staples.ca

How to use baskets and bowls as plant pots

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Being a Canadian home decor enthusiast, often means that you need to get a little creative when it comes to sourcing affordable and stylish planters.  I often get asked where my planters are from and so I wanted to take a minute and link some for you all!     1. Home Sense Home Sense […]

FAQ – Where do you shop for planters?