It’s almost summer! Let’s chat about outdoor entertaining. We currently have nowhere to entertain. We love to be outside and not having a place to hang out with friends is a little annoying (is it a serious problem? Of course not, but something we’d like to resolve). I love having friends and neighbors over and I really want a place where people can relax while the kids play and we can just enjoy our favorite people.
We have a 3-4 year plan on the outside of our home which includes a fence, updating our front porch, a significant amount of landscaping in terms of plants and flower beds, decorative landscaping around some major eyesores like our air conditioner, outdoor entertainment space, a second door out our mudroom so we can quickly get to the playset and more. This year we added a playset for the kids and a fence blocking the road. Next up is a patio out our south door next summer. South means we get a LOT of sunlight so we need to be able to add some shade and it’s on the street side, so privacy needs to be a consideration too. Read More »