From the Front Porch

Happy Friday, you guys! How’s your week going? Do you have anything fun planned for this weekend? I’m so excited we are finally nearing the end of the construction phase of the One Room Challenge. I’ve never been so excited to clean the kitchen, breakfast nook and entry ha ha. I know it’s all part of the process though and at the end of the project it’s going to be totally worth it. The stenciled floors made a huge difference and now that they are finished we will be able to move on to other things like molding and accessories. I went shopping with my mom yesterday and came home with a car full of goodies. I’m also hoping we can move some of the furniture back into the room this weekend so next week we’ll be able to start decorating.

Scenes from my week:

*Stenciling and Starbucks on a Sunday afternoon

*Estate Sale Shopping with my sweet mom

*So many things are blooming around our property like this Texas Sage bush

*Sugar…always…always…always…sugar

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Here are a few fun things we found around the web this week… (Affiliate links have been provided for your convenience. You can read our full disclosure policy here)

This Soothing Neutral Home Tour is both pretty and relaxing.

It’s already in the high 80s in Florida so we’ve been taking extra care of our garden containers on the front porch. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your own plant and garden containers check out this post.

We’ve been to Lowes so many times this month, I feel like we should have an honorary parking spot ha ha. This post is going to be really helpful when we start planning a few outdoor projects after the master bedroom project has been completed.

We’re also looking to add a few warmer touches to our all white kitchen and this post is filled with creativity.

Are you guys ready for summer or are you still in spring mode? I can’t wait to make this yummy drink which would be perfect for either season.

How Spending Money on Experiences Makes You a Better Person

This is perfect for early morning or late afternoon walks on the beach.

The perfect gift for your girlfriends who can’t get enough of the Dollar Spot at Target.

I’m so excited it’s finally time to start making some of these

Have you guys read this book yet? It’s on my reading list.

Order this now for your Fourth of July backyard barbeque.

These have me ready to run to the farmers market.

If you missed anything on the blog this week, here’s a peek at what we’ve been up to…

Prepping Concrete Floors for Painting

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How to Stencil Concrete Floors Like a Pro

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Surviving Family DIY Projects  (from the archives)

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One Room Challenge: Week Four Update

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I hope you all have a peace filled and relaxing weekend. We’ll be working on the master bedroom makeover and there’s a pretty long list we’re trying to tackle. We’re totally exhausted but things are coming together and it’s really getting exciting so I’ll share all of the updates with you next week as well as ideas for Mother’s Day.

Until next time, I’ll see you on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest.

 

Many blessings,

CoCo

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