Tag Archives: Summer

Summer Bucket List 2013

Last summer I found it extremely helpful to write down goals for the summer. I asked my daughters, my friends, my heart. It was amazzzing how much I accomplished last year just from keeping a list and goals on the brain. So in the spirit of intention, I have created a list again this year. [...]

In the Gardens…

Every tuesday night in the summer is special in the Japanese Gardens. The breathtaking Anderson Gardens in Rockford, IL features live music and encourages guests to bring picnic baskets and lawn chairs.  In my opinion, it is a recipe for a perfect summer evening. In fact, I was so inspired I painted it! xox lisA  

Hit the Deck…Frosty Style!

The TV morning show team from WIFR 23 (local CBS) station paid me a visit on Thursday, July 14th. Aaron Wilson and I had a great time showing the TV viewers ways to “frost” their outdoor living spaces. We came up with so many inexpensive ways to add an element of “special”…like cutting a piece [...]