This is our first time in the Loire Valley - a very pretty part of the world indeed. We visited two Chateaux. Chenonceau is thought to be the best, and I can see why. The grounds and buildings are immaculate....
Brick pavers make a simple, handsome border and work well as edging material too. They're ideal when you want a wide border that keeps grass out of the garden, yet allows flowers and other plants to spill over without intruding onto the grass. You're less likely to chop them up with the lawn mower.
Drop Cloth Curtains for my Patio - Beneath My Heart
Ladies, I am very pleased that I have finally made some progress on my back patio! Are you tired of hearing about it yet? I am so laughing that it has taken me all summer to work on my back patio. Back in the “before working full time” days, I would have knocked this patio ... Read More about Drop Cloth Curtains for my Patio
One Day Outdoor Room Makeover | Centsational Style
Hey everyone! Today I wanted to share a one day makeover I finished for my friend Cheryl over the weekend. You remember when I painted her piano last year? We were hanging out in the backyard by the pool and discussing the sitting space - they have a fabulous pool and a nice pergola but her out ...
Zac Benson’s got a bad succulent collecting habit. The San Diego-based photographer says his girlfriend, who shares his love of these “fat plants,” would for Valentine’s Day “way rather have nice a Kalanchoe Beharensis a.k.a. Felt Plant” than a dozen roses. A Home for Succulents To find a way to show off the ever growing collection […]