Pressure Washing the Patio

This post is sponsored by Ryobi.Hey friends! The weather is heating up around here very nicely and spring is definitely here. One of the projects that's been on my list for a few months is getting the backyard patio clean again. It was clean when we moved in almost 2 years ago, but it's amazing how fast an area can get mildewed and green after so much rain that we've had for the last … [Read more...]

Spring Living on the Deck {Giveaway}

This post is sponsored by Plow and Hearth.Good morning and welcome to a new week! It's a busy week for me. My sister and I are heading to New Orleans on Thursday for a long weekend with Lauren and her family, celebrating that baby Iris's third birthday. She's not a baby anymore! Looking forward to a few days down there this time of year. Spring in New Orleans is perfect timing!Today I've … [Read more...]

The Rock Garden Calhoun, GA

I've been working on the laundry room all last week and weekend and it's really coming along. I can't wait to get it finished and share it with y'all! It's going to be girly, functional, and pretty all wrapped up in one small space. It was in dire need of a makeover and I think I'm doing a pretty good job doing this one on a budget.Week before last, I took a little road trip with a friend of … [Read more...]

Best House Plants for Your Home

This is the dreariest time of the year, the time between the Christmas holidays and Spring. We are all eagerly awaiting the time when spring greens burst forth again outside our windows. But, in the meantime, here are a few ideas for growing houseplants and keeping them healthy inside.Plants are one of my most favorite materials to decorate with. There is no substitute for real plants to me, … [Read more...]

Window Boxes, Doors, & Gates of Charleston

Happy Sunday to you all!  Today is our 1st anniversary, Mark and I!  We celebrated with a delicous brunch at a local place here in Acworth, Dogwood Terrace. If you haven't been they really do have a great brunch selection and everything is so tasty.  Warning, you'll eat too much. The berry blitzes are out of this world delish!  Thank you for following our journey in life, we have so much more we … [Read more...]

Daddy’s Southern Garden 2018

Another year, another garden!  We're thrilled that Daddy feels like gardening again this year.  This time last year, he was about to come down with c-diff, something that would change all of our lives forever. We didn't know for about 3 or 4 months what was going to happen to his health and all of you following along were praying for him and we SO appreciate that.We didn't know if his health … [Read more...]

Summer Blues and Greens

Hey friends!We had a rainy day to start the week of what is traditionally the beginning of summer, but I'm looking forward to sunny days again.  Today, I'm joining 36 other bloggers (our hostess is Jennifer from Town N Country Living)  for a Summer Color tour of our homes and we are all sharing our favorite summer colors.  I can tell you that blues are heavy hitter colors for summer and that … [Read more...]