How to add character to your garage door (in 5 minutes and for less than $20!)

We’ve been working on our fixer upper house for quite a while now.  You have no idea how much of an improvement just this view of this side of the house is after removing over 40+ bushes from the front and this side of the house, and getting the house painted.  But it was still looking […]

Early Spring Front Porch

I am a DecoArt Core blogger for 2016-2017.  This post and paint is sponsored by DecoArt, but all opinions and styling are all mine! 🙂 Happy 1st day of Spring!!  We have had some crazy weather here in the south the last few months – from 70 degree temps pretty much the whole months of […]

Sprucing up the outdoors for Spring with spray paint

With the arrival of spring, out comes the gardening gloves and shovels, the rake and broom, the pressure washer, and yes… the spray paint! We finally had some days without rain last week and I pretty much emptied my whole front porch onto the driveway and got to refreshing it all with some spray paint.  […]

Fixing up the outdoors for fall with the help of Rubbermaid Roughneck products

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Rubbermaid but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #FallFixUp Fall… that season that I think every southerner longs for by the first of September and a summer long of 90+ degree temperatures.  The cooler temperatures are still […]

Outdoor light fixture change-up

Can’t wait to show you some bigger changes that have happened outside this year but they are all still in process.  But here is a small change that I accomplished yesterday.  This light fixture was looking quite sad and definitely not doing any good for the curb appeal of the house.  Plus not sure if […]

Bringing in Spring in the Living Room

Spring means two things in our home – spring cleaning + refreshing/bringing in spring indoors by adding color/new décor/plants/flowers inside. A trip to Home Depot enabled me to pick up all the things on my list and I got my living room ready for spring in no time.  I picked up some Mr. Clean with […]

How to keep your ferns green and growing even in the summer heat

There is something about living in the south sitting on the front porch and ferns hanging in the breeze that just speaks to me.  I LOVE plants, flowers, nature and all things beautiful and I love having hanging ferns on my front porch. When spring finally comes around and there isn’t much threat of freezing […]

Rid your garden of pesky insects with Worry Free insecticide (win a $25 gift card)

(This is a sponsored post by Pennington. See full disclosure statement below.) I spent the day out working in the yard.  Glad to finally have a break from all the rain although my grass and plants sure have been enjoying it.  While I was weeding the flower beds, I noticed that a good number of […]

Taking care of summer outdoor pests (+ enter to win a $25 gift card)

This is a sponsored post by Pennington.  See full disclosure statement below. Now that we have gotten our grass greener and taken care of our houseplants, it is time to make sure that our yards are clear of those infamous summertime insects and pests. Central Garden & Pet has just the product to help with […]

Taking care of your houseplants (+ enter to win a $25 gift card!)

(This is a sponsored post by  Central Garden & Pet.  See full disclosure statement below.) It is Spring and hopefully you are enjoying getting some yard work done.  We have had some gorgeous days, and I am loving it!  I need to do a post and update you on some progress in the yard but […]