An Outdoor Deck for Outdoor Living

May 29, 2014


If there were no mosquitos and if there were a teeny-tiny bathroom, my outdoor deck would be just the spot for me to live for the next 3 months.  O, and maybe a small spot for me to cook - but wait, that's covered...  we have a grill! Our newly revamped deck is filled with many comfy spots to sit, relax, eat, and simply soak up the sun over the coming Summer months.  It's a vibrant and welcoming oasis for outdoor living.  But like I said, I'm not a huge fan of mosquitos - who is - so unfortunately I will have to come indoors, but not for long. Let me show you around.  Will you join me on … [Read more...]

15 Inspirational Outdoor Spaces: Part 2

April 11, 2012


With Spring in full swing, my mind has left the indoors and is focused on outdoor living.  Yesterday I shared 15 of my favorite outdoor spaces and today I'm sharing 15 more.  Let's bring the indoors out and be inspired by this outdoor living spaces. Beautiful summer table in shades of blue by Centsational Girl Relaxing outdoor oasis featured on Delight By Design Bold & Beautiful outdoor space feature at House Beautiful Outdoor living space filled with rich color and texture featured at House Beautiful Relaxing outdoor haven featured at BHG Cool, comfortable, and neutral outdoor … [Read more...]

15 Inspirational Outdoor Spaces

April 10, 2012


Since the first 50 degree+ day a few weeks ago, I have been non-stop trying to tackle outdoor projects.  The Mister and I have been hard at work the last 3 weekends, transforming our side yard which has been in need of TLC since we moved in.  Two weeks ago we had about 15 trees removed (something that we couldn't DIY since they were 40-60' feet high) and ever since, we have been clearing out overgrown shrubs & debris. Our overall vision is to create a grassed area with a garden for some flowers & veggies, as well as a patio and seating area.  A LOT still needs to be done, but in the … [Read more...]