Category Archives: Exteriors

How to Easily Update Your Exterior Lanterns

How to Update Exterior Lanterns

For several weeks, okay months, I’d been noticing how dirty our garage lanterns were. Upon closer inspection they weren’t dirty they were faded. Really faded. Our garage faces west and 8 years of sun exposure had done a number on … Continue reading

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A Farmhouse Wedding Shower & Tour

Farmhouse Garden (2)

I do not covet my sister’s house. I will not covet my sister’s house. But, I will admit, I’d love to find an old farmhouse to call my own that has just as much charm as this one. Charm and … Continue reading

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Wisteria Covered Backyard Getaway

Backyard Gazebo (3)

  A few weeks ago I shared my sister-in-law Gina’s front porch and promised more pics of the outside of her home. Today I’m sharing pics from her backyard. Gina and her husband George added the gazebo to their backyard … Continue reading

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Springtime Inspiration: Front Porches, Wisteria Vines and Aqua Doors

Aqua Door and Lace Garland

I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend. We attended a Saturday night Easter Worship service with my Sister-in-law Gina and her family, participated in two worship services at our home church, spent the afternoon cooking and the evening at … Continue reading

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Monogrammed Burlap Wreath

Burlap Wreath

Show of hands. How many still have their winter wreaths on the front door? Me. I do. Raising my hand. Actually, I have my Christmas Wreath aka Winter Wreath with a red Valentine Heart tucked into the middle of it … Continue reading

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Painting Shutters & Our Home’s Exterior

Home (3)

When we were building our home 7 years ago we were given the choice of shutters or no shutters. Well, shutters, of course. Without hesitation, I said yes. I’ve always had this thing about shutters, especially on a brick home. … Continue reading

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A Collection of Turquoise Doors

1-Turquoise Doors

My Turquoise Front Door It’s been almost three years since I painted my front door. At the time I never could have imagined what an impact this one little door would make. Since that time I’ve received the most amazing … Continue reading

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What I Realized While Writing a Patriotic Post

Old Glory

The post you now see before you has gone through quite the evolution. My original intent was to share this pic from my parents front porch and wish you a quick but sincere Happy July 4th!  Along the way it … Continue reading

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