Category: Exterior

A new garage light

We spent a weekend afternoon updating our garage light fixture! Click to read about our quick project.

Creating a concrete paver patio

Here’s another outdoor project we’ve finished before winter sets in. It’s a small paver patio at the base of our backyard deck staircase. Keep reading to see how we did this:

Staining the back deck

To all my family living in the northwest, this post is in honor of your first snowstorm of the season. I’m writing about an outdoor project, just to remind you that it’s still in the mid-seventies here… We’ve… Read More

Spring comes to the homestead

It’s officially springtime! Come see what is blooming at our lucky homestead (hint: it’s yellow!).

The first big frost

The leaves are finally changing. The four large old oak trees in my yard have dropped most of their leaves and the four smaller trees on my front lawn are turning yellow and red: I love this time… Read More

Painting our front door for fall

…So we decided to paint the front door. Keep reading to see the lucky homestead’s new front door color and how I painted these big double doors.

The first pumpkins of October

A simple pumpkin project to spice up the autumn decor. Keep reading to see the rest of my pumpkin pictures.

…A very good place to start

How do you solve a problem like an entry? (I love The Sound of Music, let’s just get that out of the way right now). ┬áThis is a huge post about everything we’ve done on the front yard… Read More