Patio

Unique Ways to Restyle Your Outdoor Space Thumbnail

When it comes to the overall look of your outdoor space, whether it's a yard or patio, minor adjustments can mean a lot. Here's a collection of ideas to restyle your yard in innovative ways. Photo via Trendir Wooden benches come in a lot of unusual and interesting shapes and they can give you a…

Finishing the Patio with a Beautiful Container Thumbnail

You may remember that my husband and I recently gave our patio a little makeover, mostly to rescue it from the pollen residue spring left behind — not to mention all the junk that had overtaken it during the cold months. Well, the final result was good, but something was still missing: You see that space…

Refreshing Our Patio on a Budget Thumbnail

So...remember the other day I shared a photo of our disaster of a patio? In case you don't, here are some more photos of it to jog your memory. Lovely, right? Well, the good news is that it got that way mostly due to laziness. So it really was nothing a little elbow grease couldn't…

It’s Spring! Time to Head Outdoors Thumbnail

This happens every year. As the weather starts to warm up for spring, my husband and I will venture out onto our patio and wonder what the heck happened. You see, we tend to use our outdoor space quite a bit during the warm months. But as soon as the weather turns cool, and then…

Let’s Get this Garden Started Right! Thumbnail

Last year, my husband and I put down an outdoor rug on our patio, added a couple of chairs, and planted some strawberries in a Topsy Turvy planter. Well, let's just say we hadn't done much out there since — except let the strawberries die. I know. Sad. Well, that was then, and this is…