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...]

Welcome to the Treehouse {Deck Space}!

Hey there friends!It's been such a joy to get our back deck all spruced up and ready for summer!  I mentioned on the stairs post that we've decided to screen in underneath and not try to do that with this deck, so since it's open and up in the trees, might as well make the best of it, so that's what I did!This is a quick shot of before we moved in.  It has stayed like this the whole … [Read more...]

Getting Ready for Outdoor Entertaining!

Happy Wednesday, my friends! Today is Way Day with Wayfair! Keep reading to see what that's all about! It's that time of year and we are all thinking about the great outdoors. I know I am! I can't seem to stay away from being outside when the weather is warming up and everything is getting green around here.  Even though it gets really hot here in Georgia, I still love being outdoors. … [Read more...]

Spring Entertaining on the Patio

This post is sponsored by Trisha Yearwood Home Collection exclusively at Tractor Supply Co.HI, friends!  It's that time of year where we are getting ready for a busy summer outdoors, which means lots of entertaining and spending time outside.  All of that is great with me, as I love being outdoors.  Georgia gets really hot, but I have been so excited to get our patio set up for entertaining … [Read more...]

New Backyard Fence

Hello my friends!Since I'm sharing all our house progress, I figured I'd share one of the outside projects that we just had done.  We hired this one out, got to know your limitations and so this one was one for the professionals and we found a local fence company to get this done.  Apparently there is a big demand for fences, because we had to get on a waiting list for about 3 weeks, but it … [Read more...]

Summer Gardening with P. Allen Smith

If you've been reading my blog this spring, you will know that I went on a fabulous adventure in May to P. Allen Smith's Moss Mountain farm outside Little Rock, AR.  That trip was so much fun and such an inspiration to me in the gardening arena, showcasing Allen's beautiful home on a bluff overlooking the Arkansas river.If you missed those posts, you must catch up, I got some great shots of … [Read more...]