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I kept putting off this post until I had everything done on the porch. Then I realized days were slipping by and everything may never get done!!! So, we’re going with it “as is”!!!! I’m sure I will continue “tweaking”, as Summertime rolls on!!! That’s what we do, right??!! Rooms are never done…..even outside rooms!!! […]
The great gals over at Texas Women Bloggers are conducting a self-interview and I decided to join in!!!
Hydrangea’s are a beautiful flower………. ……..I wish I could grow big, full beautiful bushes but, here in South Texas, this is as good as it gets!! If I get one bloom, I’ll feel like the hydrangea Gods have blessed me! So instead, I have to settle for faux. I had a project in mind with […]
Hope you all had a “sparkling” 4th of July! Now, we enter the “DOG DAYS OF SUMMER”!!! With temperatures reaching triple digits, I try to find recipes that are cool and refreshing….. and being from Texas, we eat A LOT of salsa……. GREEK SALSA!!
One of the things that sold us on our home were all the live oak trees in the backyard……..twelve (hence, “Twelve Oaks Manor“)! They are a thing of beauty and create a beautiful canopy from the summer sun, especially in July and August when our Texas temperatures are usually 100 degrees or better. Yes, they […]