Garden Party

As I mentioned yesterday, I've been focusing on the house recently.  I've been at this place for 8 years now and it wasn't until my husband came in to the picture that long-planned projects actually took shape. Prime example: our backyard.  Check out these before and after photos -

We love the new version of our backyard (truth is, it was transformed a little over a year ago), but we still need to integrate some hangout elements so we can fully ENJOY! 

 Some seating would be excellent.

Some seating would be excellent.

 And a fire pit - because we know, fires ALWAYS get the party started.

And a fire pit - because we know, fires ALWAYS get the party started.

 String lights, yes everyone has them - but there's a reason for that: because they're awesome!.

String lights, yes everyone has them - but there's a reason for that: because they're awesome!.

 Oh yes, and SPF (very important), maybe a big hat, but definitely a pair of sunnies. 

Oh yes, and SPF (very important), maybe a big hat, but definitely a pair of sunnies. 

Just in time for fairer weather! XO