Tips for Hosting a Backyard Shower

May 29, 2014 by 5 Comments

This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I love a reason to celebrate new beginnings – baby showers and wedding showers are always so magical. My favorite place to host these events is in the comfort of my …continue reading

Simple Tips for Backyard Entertaining

May 15, 2014 by 4 Comments

This post is brought to you by TIKI® brand. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you ready for summer!?!?  14 more days until school is out!  Hosting a party for friends can be stress-free with these simple tips for preparing your backyard for guests. 1. …continue reading

My Backyard Oasis

April 10, 2014 by 16 Comments

We have lived in our new-to-us traditional home for eight months now!!!  I love it all so much (such a blessing), but after living in a busy neighborhood in a major city, I think my favorite feature is this beautiful backyard!  I’m amazed by how …continue reading

Organize My Backyard Toys

July 16, 2013 by 7 Comments

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Home Depot & Rubbermaid, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #AllAccessOrganizers  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO.  With summer play in full swing, I’ve realized that My Backyard Toys need a NEW …continue reading

My Room in the Backyard

May 20, 2013 by 5 Comments

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of TIKI Brand®. All opinions are 100% mine. After a busy day like today — an early playoff baseball game (big win for Big B and Baby B), brunch with one of my forever friends …continue reading

Clear Out Backyard

July 26, 2012 by Leave a Comment

Clear Out Backyard: Overgrown Shrubs and Vines was majorly on my mind when we signed on the line to purchase this rancher. Our home was a complete disaster from the front curb all the way through to the back fence. We bought it from the …continue reading

Backyard Fun

April 22, 2009 by Leave a Comment

Imaginations are running wild! The game of baseball is in full swing! Belle’s head over heels about Spring!

Beautiful Custom House Tour

November 21, 2014 by 1 Comment

Happy Friday!!!  It’s time for another Dreamy Dwelling Home Tour.  This beautiful custom house tour is full of ideas and features that I will definitely implement if I ever build my own home!!!  Let’s take a look around starting with this front porch.  Gorgeous, right!  As …continue reading

Eclectic Rancher House Tour

November 8, 2014 by 6 Comments

Happy Friday!!!  It’s time for another Dreamy Dwelling Home Tour.  I am loving this Eclectic Rancher House Tour and can’t wait to look around with you — so much inspiration!!! This rancher is a mix of old and new, traditional and contemporary. Do you recognize the …continue reading

Cozy Cottage House Tour

October 17, 2014 by 3 Comments

Happy Friday!!!  It’s time for another Dreamy Dwelling Home Tour.  I am loving this Cozy Cottage House Tour — coffered ceilings, beautifully painted furniture finishes, terrazzo tile in all baths, an upper level loft with extra storage, and an outdoor stone fireplace with extra living area makes …continue reading