Front Porch Decorating Ideas for the 4th of July

The Fourth of July is so much fun... family time, summer cook outs, and yes, a sense of patriotism that brings us all a little closer together. (Yes, I am aware of how sappy that sounds. It's true though!) So this year, whether  you are lucky enough to have a big Southern porch to cool yourself on summer evenings, or a tiny condo balcony, use these front porch decorating ideas for the 4th of July, … [Read more...]

Small Porch Decorating Ideas

If you have a small porch, deck, or balcony...welcome to the club. My front porch is literally 6 feet by 6 feet... but I'm determined to make it a welcoming space. And you can make your small porch wonderful too, with these small porch decorating ideas and design tips... Not to mention the inspirational photos! So create another room and find a way to use your small outdoor space to enjoy...well, … [Read more...]

Miniature Holiday Lights: Not Just for Christmas

Every home has at least one set of mini lights stored away, and most are only dug out once a year during the build up to Christmas. Miniature lights can actually be used all year round though to add a cozy, ambient glow to any room in your home. If you like the idea but aren’t sure how to incorporate it into your décor, here’s some inspiration. In the Home Glowing Glass Lamps Rather … [Read more...]