Archive | June, 2011

Big Behind, Skinny Wallet

Have you ever taken the kids shopping and five minutes into the trip you weren’t sure who to kill first…them or yourself? Yeah…me, too. After my wicker fix-up failure Saturday morning, and after a trip to the pool with the kids, I decided it was the perfect time to check out the huge wicker selection at Carolina […]

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Pink and Green

Today I am green. If I were any greener Kermit the Frog would call to ask for beauty advice. The cause of my green-ness? Centsational Girl’s new patio cabana. Totally, completely drool worthy. She’s lucky she lives so dang far from me. Otherwise I’d have to rent a U-Haul and make a very quiet and late […]

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My New Best-est Friend

If I were a cash register I’d be going, “Cha-ching! Cha-ching!” right now. (Nope, didn’t win the lottery…again!) But I did get…count ‘em with me…one, two, three, four, five things off my Front Porch To Do List done today. And I still had time for a lengthy dip at the pool with Lulu. Go me-ah…go […]

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Inspiration In Odd Places

I’ve been wondering what to do about my front porch posts. I’m really really proud of them…even though they’re not particularly pretty. They’re as plain as a brown paper bag, and despite culling the heck out of the stack at my local Orange, the best posts I could find still had issues…knots knots and more […]

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