, Welcome to the th Metamorphosis Monday! I m so excited because I have such a treat for you today! Recently, Linda and her hubby added a three season porch to the back of their home Linda said, Recently, my hubby enclosed our outdoor area Formally, this space was a raised concrete patio that
, Handmade bamboo box, bulb(s), organic soil, organic coconut husks for drainage, ribbon made from recycled plastic bottles This book covers gardens across the U.S designed by the greatest garden designers and landscape architects in our history, from Thomas Jefferson to Martha Schwartz Yes, I m
, Your next door neighbor is outside in her front yard, merrily vacuuming the lawn while grinning and laughing maniacally Do you A Smile, wave and In the really lush, dense areas, I found it easier to sit down on the lawn and use the hose without the wand floor attachment The floor wand is just harder to
Mar , We couldn t figure out a great solution that was cost effective, so we let our backyard sit in its embarrassing state as a giant dirt pit for the first three years we lived here This past summer while working on our fancy schmancy patio cover and outdoor living room, we finally decided we would bite the bullet
, I laid out the brick in a herringbone pattern (which if you know me, you know I love herringbone and chevron! Exhibit A master bedroom floor) and I think it just adds a little extra special happiness to the pathway Along the sides of the path we planted a creeping thyme ground cover It grew in so quickly
, Price , for first floor event space package, various options for seating New York City is one of the most expensive places to get married in the country the average Manhattan wedding cost more than , last year With prices for hotels and banquet halls sky high, a bride on a budget needs to
, Move all mowers, blowers and paint cans to the driveway or the yard so you can get into the corners and also clean behind shelves and storage areas The floor Clean the floor with the shop vac instead of a broom A broom will stir up the dust and dirt and leave it back on the walls Using a vacuum will
, HOT Nashville wedding venues under Timothy Demonbreun House, Two Rivers Mansion, The Station, Rippavilla, Cool Springs House, Martin Center, Chapel Capacity An outdoor wedding in the backyard of the Log Cabin can accommodate up to people Cost during the week,
, Here is the dirt back in the day the bride s family paid for basically everything, because giving your daughter away was an occasion to be celebrated As someone attending a backyard weddingrompers pose bathroom complicationsand the backyard wedding I am going to has port a potties.
, One of the more frustrating realities of wedding planning is that your family doesn t stop being who they are just because you re planning a wedding Your overbearing mom is still going to be your overbearing mom (aka chances are she is going to have opinions about what you re wearing to the wedding).
, The weekend before our wedding we had a blowout fight Our fight centered around moneymore specifically the state of David s finances, which I discovered when we went to merge our accounts the week before the wedding (Don t merge your accounts a few days before you get married, people.
, I was wondering what to do with this money tree in my backyard that never stops growing cabinets, they re minimal enough that only the food commands your attention, oh and they re dirt cheap which comes in handy when you re as clumsy as I am With s cabinetry, flooring and stovetop too.
, I have to fight for every inch of dirt I removeso many rocks and so many BIG roots! So, after fighting my way through the Another interesting and somewhat funny challenge I had during my first gardenia planting session involved that big tree you see there across the yard That s an oak tree and the entire
, Many venues that offer outdoor locations also have an under cover option, so double check that this would be available on the day should you need it Rainy Day Wedding Gowns that are floor length or that have a train could get muddy and delicate lace would be impossible to clean Shorter dresses
, DIY Drop Cloth Curtains used to pollen proof outdoor spaces My friend saves them after weddings or parties to clip onto her outdoor table cloths Everything on our screened porch is pretty much waterproof so we take the garden hose wash everything down from ceiling to floor after pollen season.
, So go for it the floor is yours! What are your questions and fears around wedding dress shopping What problems did you have that you didn t know how to solve What headaches do you wish you d avoided Give us all your best questions, and we ll make it our mission to give you the best answers
, I covered the dirt with some of the mulch I had bought for the islands in the yard Mulch Keeps Mr Chipmunk must be taking his dirt baths elsewhere because the plant is finally filling out now that it s not being unearthed every day I kind of Lately just having my floors perfect makes me happy All this
hours ago Then a inch layer of drainage rock goes in the tank, followed by woven landscape fabric and a blend of potting soil and compost Drip irrigation is A small stock tank or a big galvanized tub filled with ice brings farmhouse appeal to wedding receptions and other parties as it chills drinks Your turn How
, We set the level of the floor outside the garage slightly lower than inside This creates a recess for the garage door to close into and will prevent water entering the garage from outside The finished product (escuse the dirt on the roller door!) One helpful tip for anyone considering concreting make sure you
Either I m doing something wrong or my electric pressure washer doesn t cut it I pressure wash my house every summer to remove dirt and mildew, but the results are less than sparkling Lynn says tember , at PM I never tire of looking at my patio (aggregate concrete) after I ve pressure washed the algae
, The SB Nation offices are emptying out for our overboss s wedding, so that ll be it for us this weekend It sounds like they have Buster Olney covering the X games about any city whose primary geographical landmark is a giant mountain composed of trash covered in dirt and turned into a city park.
, You know you want to start something for yourself You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that ll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full time venture and that amazing moment you get to say I quit! to your boss But what great idea should you say I start! to