DIY Projects

DIY Projects
DIY Projects

Gardening

Gardening
Gardening

Porch & Patio

Porch & Patio
Porch & Patio

Fall Front Porch

Fall Decor 2019

Creating a gorgeous Fall porch that's inspiring, classic and easy to do.


It's Fall tour time! A classic black and white color scheme and mixing in my signature favorite color of purple is truly relaxing this time of year. It signifies that a hot season filled with weeds, sweating and having to shave my legs is coming to a close. 

How to use plants for privacy

How to use plants or trees for privacy

How to use Trees or plants for more privacy in your home


Hi friends! I was going to name this post "What to do when you're neighbor is a big jerk" but Google says only 67 million people search for articles like that. 

So I switched it up to how to use plants for privacy. Plus maybe being a little less bitchy about what a stranger does with his own property sounds like I take the high road.

More then I actually do.

Backyard Patio and Garden August Tour

Backyard Patio and Garden Tour

Backyard patio and garden tour in a beautiful Indiana garden with gorgeous year round color.


Hi Garden friends!
Where oh where do I start? I have been wanting to show you all the updates around the yard, but trying to keep it pristine, weed free and free of dog poo is a full time job.

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 5

Lake County Indiana Master Garden walk - House 5

Lake County Indiana Master Gardener Garden Walk - House 5 Tour of gorgeous year round color and texture.


Hi garden friends! Well this is it, the last house on the Lake County Garden Tour. If you are a fan of the color red, you are going to love this home. 

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 4

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 4

Lake County Indiana Master Gardener Garden Walk - House 4 Tour of gorgeous annuals, perennials and a porch!

Hi Garden friends! Welcome to part four of the Lake County Master Garden Walk in Northwest Indiana. This beautiful garden I am about to show you was tucked into a serene and thought out neighborhood, and the homeowner was as sweet as could be!

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 3

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 3

Lake County Indiana Master Gardener Garden Walk - House 3 Tour of gorgeous year round color and texture.

Welcome friends! I hope you're ready for the third house on my Lake County Master Garden Tour. Just to do a quick recap, there were approximately 8 houses on the tour and I made it to 5, so 3 were skipped by me due to parking issues, heat and a hungry tummy.

Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk - House 2

Lake County Master Garden Walk - House 2


Lake County Indiana Master Gardener Garden Walk - House 2 Tour of gorgeous annuals, perennials and a stunning pond!

This is the second home on the Lake County Indiana Master Garden Walk that I got to tour and it was the one that stands out the most to me. Take a tour with me and hopefully the attention to color, detail and texture will come across the camera lens as it did in person.

Simple & Swaying - A Southern Porch in Yankee Territory

Decorating a small porch with southern flair for summer using a timeless colors ready for a heat wave and not spending a dime.

Hot and steamy would describe the weather here in Indiana on the porch. Hot like Florida, the southern state I used to call Home. So I am bringing southern flair to this yankee state, whether they like it or not. To match the southern heat they're giving me.

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