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Christmas Front Porch

Today I thought I'd show you my Christmas front porch! Honestly I didn't do a ton this year. We bought our house back in April and I've been busy working on the main floor. We haven't touched the exterior of the house yet. This post contains affiliate links. Funds from affiliate sales helps pay to keep this blog running! Thank you for supporting LJH! We are completely new to living in Nevada. The houses are being sold quickly and the prices are…

Back to the Basics

I know it's been a few months of silence but after a whirlwind summer I decided to pop in and say hello.  I have missed blogging tremendously but for the reasons why I originally started blogging.  I did not miss worrying about my page views or advertising or throwing out posts just for the sake of posting.  I just missed it and although I don't plan on posting everyday I do plan on posting a bit more.  I'm just going…

Krylon Peekaboo Blue My New Favorite Color

I was sitting on my porch last week trying to enjoy the beautiful weather we've been having in Indianapolis and what do you know my eyes started searching the porch to figure out how I could freshen it up.   Please tell me I'm not the only one who does this?  Seriously I could use some tips on how to turn off and just relax.  I looked to my right and the natural colored tray holding the candle holder was…

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Spray Paint Addiction

Ok and maybe a tray addiction too!  I was sitting outside while Cooper was napping and thought my tray needed a little color. No joke I had this blue spray paint in my stash and it matched the blue in the Pottery Barn pillows on the porch. Not a big deal I know, but just proof that I have a hard time just sitting down and I do have a spray paint addiction!

Decorating My Front Porch by Shopping My Back Patio

One of my goals for 2013 was to sell my wrought iron furniture that I have owned foreverrrr!   As you can see from the photo above that isn't going to happen this year. In the beginning of every year we put aside a certain amount of money for outside landscaping and projects and we reached our budget way before I even thought about my plans for our front parch. The wrought iron is going to be around another year…