Backyard sidewalk project and new Garden bed can be called done. The native grasses are planted and the beginning of having a backyard oasis has begun. ...
For a weekend project, we spent it installing our sidewalk in the yard using large concrete pavers.  We still have some tweaks to do, plants to add to this area and 2 pavers to re-level, but this is pretty close to being done. ...
You usually get to see the pretty, when it comes to my blog. The staged home, the tablescapes or my Garden, flowers...the "pretty". My front porch, all spruced up for guests and the seasonal decor. Well, not today! ...
Seeing my front porch decorated for Spring, really tells me that warmer weather is coming. There are just some things I really like to wait for and that's to put the finishing touches of Spring decor on my favorite spot to spend a lazy day. ...
Have you ever started dreaming of a landscape project and your budget didn't match up to your dream? Backyard fencing inspiration for the the DIYer. ...
A quick and budget friendly Do It Yourself Project to enlarge the front porch in one weekend This front porch reno was actually so quick and easy I couldn't believe it was really that simple. Plus the porch looks bigger now. And we did it all for $150.00 and some sweat equity. ...
Porch decorated for Fall I freely admit I have restyled this porch over 8 times before I was satisfied. ...
Touring a Garden to showcase the colors of hydrangeas, sedum, bluebeard and a Japanese Maple Tree in Autumn. ...
Decorating a small front porch certainly has it challenges.  Every time I walk into a store or the garage I see something that I can put outside on the porch. ...
Take a tour of my outdoor Holiday Lighting and the front porch decorated for Christmas.  I used all white lights, including icicle lights and regular string lights. ...
Porch Decor for Fall I got busy today really early this morning adding some Fall touches to my front porch.  ...
I finally got to spend some time outside porch tweaking... and it didn't involve snow removal.  It involved lanterns, silk flowers, rocker cushions  and most of all......Flip Flops! I have never been so excited to wear a silly pair of sandals then I was today ...
Adding Fall Touches to the backyard Patio space. While I have been decorating for Fall today my mind has been operating like a pinball machine... ...
Installing a New Front Door Have you ever felt like you were a magnet for trouble? or weirdo's? Well let me let give you a glimpse into my world and comical experience when I wanted a new front door.  Sometimes, I just feel like I have huge weirdo magnet, on my butt! It's like a giant kick me sign, that materializes for an unspecified amount of time... 5 minutes, an hour... and I know never when it's going to appear. ...
Good Morning,  I had to get outside yesterday.... not only because I had a blog issue with Google+ Comments that thoroughly irritated me, but because it the sun was out and the temperature was above 42 degrees! I took my frustrations out on my weeds and after a good 30 minutes I felt relaxed enough to start playing with some d├ęcor. ...
It's almost 60 degrees outside here in NW Indiana....I'm outside without a coat! I've got the I-Pod Shuffle tucked in my bra, head phones in my ears singing and dancing to Bonnie Raitt's "Working on a Love Letter"... ...
Going to be a lot going on for me today so this post....is high on pic's and low on chatter. I got a new score from my local Habitat for Humanity Store getting hung up today (a new chandelier), I'm on the hunt for outdoor pillows to add to my porch and I've got some more decorating/cleanup outdoors to do. Wish me luck! ...