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Chair Re-Do

A few months ago I purchased this chair for Big Brother’s room with intentions of painting it and re-doing the seat.  The chair was a thrift store find for $3.  I thought I had a before picture of it but as it turns out I do not… well, imagine a orange varnish with a green… Read More Chair Re-Do

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Backyard Oasis

After much work and sweat I love to sit back and admire our backyard.  No, it is not exactly what we want.  We have a long way to go but in the evening when the sun is setting I feel like maybe we have made some head way in changing the backyard from the neglected… Read More Backyard Oasis

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Overflowing Garden

As you can see my squash and zucchini are growing like crazy.  My tomatoes are doing well but honestly they don’t even make it in the house I just pick them off the vine and eat them while I am pulling weeds in the garden… a girl needs sustenance! 🙂

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Backyard Beauties

Maybe it is just me, but I love going to open houses and driving through neighborhoods admiring homes, today hubby obliged.  While driving around I grabbed hubby’s arm and told him to pull over immediately… do you blame me?  This back yard was gorgeous!  There were garden beds lined with flowers, bird baths to splash… Read More Backyard Beauties

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Sunshine

Don’t you just want to take a seat with a cold beverage?  I know I want to!  Hubby found that swing at a garage sale on Saturday.  At first when he told me he wanted to buy it I said, “Nah, we don’t have the space that would work.”  Hubby proved me wrong, yet again! … Read More Sunshine

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Chicken Taj Mahal

Hubby spent the weekend while I was gone working on the chicken coop that I have now coined the chicken taj mahal.  I asked hubby to build a little bit of a bigger coop and he took some pictures and ideas that I had and turned up the notch about oh… one hundred percent.  Silly… Read More Chicken Taj Mahal

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Garden Giddiness

My kitchen bar and counter looks like a nursery.  I cannot wait until I am frost free and I can get my plants out in the garden beds.  I have quite a collection of plants that I grew from seed and a few starter plants I bought for two dollars.  Today I also bought “wall-o-water”… Read More Garden Giddiness