Spring Outdoor Decor

Spring Outdoor Decor

With Spring just days away, I can't help but to turn my attention to the outdoors. The days are getting longer and the temperatures are slowly starting to creep up. All Winter I spent cooped up indoors working on home projects...decorating, painting, cleaning...getting our home in tip-top shape. I was feeling pretty good, like maybe I could finally sit back and relax. And then...it hit me. SPRING. Living in Chicago, Spring doesn't necessarily translate to backyard BBQ's and flip-flops, but, aside from making you realize that bathing suit season it quickly approaching, it also makes you remember that whole other part of your home that you have neglected these past four months...the outdoors. 

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Ready or Not...Here Comes Fall!

Ready or Not...Here Comes Fall!

Now that Labor Day is behind us, I guess it's officially time to turn our attention to what inevitably lies ahead...Fall! I feel like most people look forward to this time of year and welcome the change of seasons which is identified by wearing boots, drinking pumpkin spiced lattes and watching football. I'll be the first to admit though, I'm a Summer girl through and through and I don't get quite as jazzed up about the cooler weather. However, although I may not be looking forward to Fall as much as some, if it's coming, let's do it...and let's do it pretty! Here are some simple decorating ideas to get you in the spirit (sorry, pumpkin spiced lattes not included).

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