FRONT PORCH PART 1

We’re making my dream of a front porch reading nook a reality. Plus it felt like a good idea to get out of the house and breathe some fresh air! (M doesn’t love that I invited Marie over… I think his exact words were that I’m going “baby crazy.”)

 Husband for hire, good at sanding

Husband for hire, good at sanding

M got to work on the peeling paint on the porch ceiling. You can see the porch ceiling from the living room, so it was a real bummer how dingy it looked.

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Next up: adding a coat of primer on the wood porch ceiling.

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I gave the front porch a fresh coat of green paint.

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 Painted myself into a corner!

Painted myself into a corner!

Heading to an estate sale in Pasadena to buy plants for the front yard! What are your favorites for partial shade?