“Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.”

-Sam Keen

  • Inside & Out

    My “Hello Spring” Mantel

    So here’s my latest mantel configuration, just in time for Spring. Of course there are a few touches of Easter like the bunny banner hanging in front and the chick picture on the right that lend a super springy feel to the whole thing. My husband isn’t crazy about the bluish-gray frame without a picture and said it looks like we’re having a garage sale; but I just ignored his comments, because it pulls in some accent color. . . and well, I just kind of like it. I picked up that metal bucket for cheap at Hobby Lobby the other day and found a beautiful bluish-green type of fern that…