Welcome to My Green Living Room

We’re almost to the end of April. It has been a long month or so it seems.  It’s been hot like summer for almost 2 months now.  Sometimes the weather jumps from winter to summer here in Central Florida, and that happened this year. March high temperatures were in high 80’s (F) into low 90’s.  April continued the trend with a few respites of cooler air from up north. Let me tell you I loved the days with a high of 78 degrees F. That is supposed to be our spring.  At any rate, I am bored from sitting in the living room seeing the same thing all day and decided to update the living room. Read More

Summer Umbrella Wreath

For years I have seen umbrella wreaths filled with flowers on various blogs. They even sell them on Etsy. I’ve wanted to do one for a long time but there was a problem. All of my umbrellas have little round handles that fold up for easy carrying. I’ve looked for some time for an attractive old-fashioned handled umbrella that was affordable.  This year I found a perfect one at Aldi in April. Read More