These photos were taken in Russell's aunt's yard...can you imagine having your house surrounded by this beauty? What a lucky lady she is (and how much hard work she must put into it!) I was so inspired by her beautiful landscaping.
Sundays are for al fresco dining - french toast with strawberries, vanilla syrup, and powdered sugar, with cranberry mimosas. And most of all, for catching up with best friends you love like sisters. Hashtag blessed?
We have sunflowers! So excited that they are finally blooming!
Over the past few weeks, I've decided that summer vacations need to happen every season - if only we lived in a world where that was a possibility. Russell and I returned from our annual vacation a few weeks ago, and immediately upon setting foot back home we were instantly overwhelmed by life. It seemed like … Continue reading Summer Vacation 2015: Destin, Florida
I don't know about y'all, but I've got the winter blues something fierce. I've been imagining warmer weather, and took a look back at our summer photos from last year, daydreaming about being back at the Henderson Park Inn in Destin, Florida. Then I realized, I never posted pictures of that wonderful vacation! So for … Continue reading Summer Vacation: Destin, Florida Getaway to the Henderson Park Inn
A whole month just for my favorite fruit. How sweet! And also how pathetic, because I don't have a single peach recipe of my own to share with y'all, ha. I very much wish I had the secret peach cobbler moonshine recipe from my best friend's boyfriend's grandfather (memories of a wonderful bachelorette party right … Continue reading August Is National Peach Month
Phew. This has been a long time coming. Three years, precisely. When we first bought our house, it had been empty for over a year, and the once-beautiful yard was a jungle. Overgrown bushes, ivy everywhere, and weeds galore. We couldn't even spend time in our yard for the first two summers we had here … Continue reading Before and After Backyard Makeover
Happy 4th of July, y'all! This is a quickie post because it's almost time for fireworks 😀 We had a cookout today, and I also made a red, white, and blue vanilla berry bundt cake to celebrate the holiday. The glaze totally didn't hold up, but it was tasty anyway, so I didn't care. We … Continue reading Happy 4th of July!