The Patio Project

You may remember that one of my goals for the month of May was to plant flowers and decorate the patio. I am well on my way to completing that project- just in time for the beautiful Summer weather!

This weekend, Brian and I made a trip to Lowe's to pick out a few plants. I also purchased a custom-made hummingbird feeder at the Outdoor Bird Company in Durham. For the hummingbird feeder, you fill it with a homemade nectar made by mixing sugar in water.

(That picture is for my mom!) :-)

While my sugar water mixture has yet to attract a hummingbird, it has indeed attracted many ants!

I've ordered a few more items for the patio, and they should be arriving later this week. Until then, here is a sneak peek at what the patio looks like right now....


  1. Just reading this today and smiled when I saw my hero, "Eggar" from the original MIB, as the photo feature. . . Then laughed out loud when I saw you noted that the inclusion of his picture was for me!! Thanks for thinking of me and making me laugh! Love you and miss you this weekend!!

  2. Oh, yeah. . . And your patio decor looks great! Love the barrel planter!


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