I don’t know why, but I thought that this was going to be the Summer for projects. It’s not. Instead, I’ve been taking it easy: lounging, movie watching, reading, visiting friends and family and spending time with my daughter who now has her driver’s license by the way. I have done a little furniture rearranging […]
I love looking at other people’s landscaping. So much so that I have collected inspiration on Houzz, Pinterest and Hometalk. Some of the ideas shared on Hometalk are inspiration for my own backyard designs. Like this backyard shared by HGTV Gardens. I love the secluded, secret garden feel of this tucked away seating area. And […]
It’s the first day of Spring! To celebrate, I’m going to share the gardening process from planning to planting. Let’s get right to it! First, know your hardiness zone. This information will tell you which plants will thrive in your climate conditions. To find your hardiness zone, visit this site and enter your zip code. […]
Do you wish you had a green thumb? Well, please join me and my fabulous co-hosts today on “After Class with Mrs. Hines” for some helpful gardening tips for Spring. We’ll join Leo and Jane at their Cottage on the Crossroads where they’ll share tips on getting a vegetable garden ready for Spring. And we need […]
Last year, I won an e-design for one room with Annabelle of Stylish Design Services. I had a hard time choosing which room I wanted to design, and finally asked if we could design my backyard. Annabelle readily agreed. She turned this into this. I love Annabelle’s ideas, and I CANNOT wait to get started on […]
Hey friends! My co-hosts and I are mid way through our Christmas in July blogger block party. I hope you’re enjoying it as much as I am. Today, Jennifer at Laughter and Grace is sharing some excellent tips on planning your own Christmas cookie exchange as well as several scrumptious cookie recipes and printable Christmas labels. […]
Oh, hey! I’m just checking on the plants and flowers out here in the front yard. Come hang out with me.