It looks like spring has sprung around here with all the flowers popping up as the temperatures warm and the sun shines. We are still waiting for “El Nino” to hit but until then, I’m soaking up the sun and making some flowering egg shells with clippings from our yard. This would make a wonderful centerpiece for an Easter table!
Living in San Diego, entertaining outdoors year around is one of our favorite things to do. Using strings of lights we are able to inexpensively brighten up our outdoor space. Wrapping lights around our trees and stringing them above turns our yard into a whimsical retreat.
Can you believe it, we finished our fireplace and I have all the info on how to build your own outdoor stacked stone fireplace today! I think it has been almost exactly a year since my husband brought home a fireplace insert that he found off Craigslist, yes, things take a long time to get complete around here. Although, I… Read More
Hi Friends, I feel like it has been so long since I have posted about our backyard progress. I thought it would be fun to share where our inspiration comes from along with the plans and progress today. Although I was sad when our antique chandelier we had hanging in the mudroom started having electrical issues, I knew it had to go… Read More
Thank you to everyone who linked up to Inspire Me Monday, so much talent! Today I have 5 fabulous gardening tips I know you will love, enjoy! Head over to The Creativity Exchange and find out how to make your back yard clipping into a gorgeous table setting. I have been eyeing these pallet gardens! Stop over to Kent Heartsrings… Read More
It’s Summertime which means lots of gardening for me! I’ve been busy planting lots of vegetables, flowers and succulents for our annual “Fun in the Sun” party featuring a fabulous group of talented ladies. I have a love for these awesome plants because they are almost impossible to kill and require very little maintenance, huge bonus! I thought it would be fun to… Read More
Hi Friends, thank you for all your nice comments on my painted gardening bench! It was so much fun to take a look around at all the wonderful and cheerful outdoor painted projects!