Summer is approaching in the Pacific Northwest and we are ready to enjoy our outdoor spaces alfresco. Continue reading Outdoor Living in the Northwest
Treat Mom like a queen on Mother’s Day. Say “I love you” with a homemade breakfast or brunch. Continue reading MOM: Queen for a Day!
Ah, Spring and the promise of renewal. Spring time is the season of blooming trees, budding flowers and singing birds. With Spring comes warm weather and alfresco dining. It’s time to spruce up your outdoor living space and start entertaining. Continue reading Spring Time Social
Before we have to start racking leaves in the yard we thought it would be fun to host a party with the “big kids”, aka “adults”. First things first, pick a theme. How about a wine and cheese tasting? If you and your friends are beer drinkers brew up a party with a beer tasting. A “special” cocktail for the evening is always a hit … Continue reading Party with the Big Kids!
Who doesn’t love a drive-in theater watching movies under the stars? How about a stay-in drive-in? Create your very own movie night right in your own backyard. How convenient is that? A drive-in theater usually consists of a large outdoor movie screen, a projection booth, a concession stand and a large parking area for automobiles. You won’t need the parking but you’ll need some seating. … Continue reading BACKYARD MOVIE NIGHT: The Stay-in Drive-in
The backyard barbecue has come a long way…extend your living space with an outdoor kitchen. In the last few years outdoor kitchens have become more and more common. If you’re thinking of creating a kitchen in your backyard there are 3 things you need to consider; layout, function and storage. Start your outdoor kitchen design by making a list of must-have items. This could include … Continue reading Taking It Outside: Outdoor Kitchens
Memorial Day means the start of summer. Kick off the season with some easy fun recipes and crafts that we’re sure will be crowd pleasers. Continue reading Memorial Day BASICS: Family, Friends and Fun!