Category Archives: Beach House

10.15.13

our porch.

For those of you that have been following #theneverendingporchproject on Instagram, this post is a long time coming.  Almost a year ago, I started working with Jeff at Great Falls Landscapes on the concept.

Porch Exterior Drawing

We worked for weeks on the plan.. And finally came up with perfection.

Porch DrawingThere were a lot of changes along the way. And while it took what seems like forever to build, I couldn’t be happier with the end results.  It’s funny, before finding GFL, I had initially hired someone else, and ultimately fired him two weeks in due to his lack of creativity.  So glad that I found them!  Jeff and Lance were amazing to work with and really “went” with my crazy ideas..

Porch Exterior(This was right before E’s Party.. pics to come on that later..)

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07.10.13

beach bag basics.

I like to be prepared at the beach to minimize as many temper tantrums, bathroom breaks and hunger pangs.  Last week our family stayed true to a few old favorites (I seriously have a problem when it comes to Twizzlers.)  But we found a few new obsessions to add to the rotation like this sunscreen line, these portable applesauces and this beach blanket.

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Beach Bag

Take that hunger pangs!

07.09.13

ugh.

Reality hit like a ton of bricks yesterday morning.  We spent a glorious week at the beach… I never wanted to come back. Those of you who follow me on Instagram saw the play by play.

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Sardines.

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Love her more than peanut butter.
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 Surfin’ Lou-S-A.

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 Does this kid not get the best natural beach waves?  #jealous.

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Lots of this.

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And this.

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And a little more of this.

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To celebrate with my ladies of liberty.

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We got home on Saturday night and had our first inaugural marshmallow roast in the firepit.  S’mores and all.  It was heavenly.  The backyard is 98% finished!  Pics soon.