Summer Favorites

This first recipe is pretty, healthy, & festive for any Summer party you're invited to bring an appetizer. Ingredients 2 cups coarsely chopped fresh blueberries1 cup whole fresh blueberries1/4 cup fresh lemon juice3 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro2 jalapeño pepper, seeded and minced1/3 cup diced red bell pepper1/2 teaspoon kosher salt Instructions Coarsely chop 2 cups… Continue reading Summer Favorites

Trash Can Hideaway

Are those pesky trash can and recycle bins an eye sore outside of your house?  Do they turn over from winds? We had both of these issues and only one solution, make a DIY trash can hideaway with an easy paver ground cover. DIY trash can hideaway: Basic Materials: 1×6 pressure treated boards 4×4 pressure…… Continue reading Trash Can Hideaway

DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt

  Seeing potential in our home has always been a fun challenge for my husband and I.  We prefer to start with a clean slate and add finishing touches that fit our style.  One main thing our home lacked on the exterior when we moved was curb appeal.  We made plans early on to add…… Continue reading DIY “Shiplap” Deck Skirt