Patio Perk Up Round Two

2 Jul

In an attempt to both spruce things up out on the patio and keep a few busy, busy children from getting far too bored, we took this little corner of the patio from looking like this:

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to this in a matter of an hour or so:

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Here’s how this red ladder that I’ve had for years (it’s a tad too wonky for actual use and has just been sitting pretty useless in my garage) and this old stool that I nabbed from someone’s curbside throw away pile looked before they were given new life:

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Using and mixing paints we already had on hand, I put my little helpers right to work:

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Such great little worker bees they are!

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Looking a bit more lush and airy, I like! And I finally found the perfect spot for my macrame plant holder :)

 

THANKS FOR LOOKING!

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One Response to “Patio Perk Up Round Two”

  1. JoAnn Salas July 4, 2013 at 12:24 pm #

    I wish your Weela could see pics of the kids helping pain. but I think she’s freak! lol

    Date: Tue, 2 Jul 2013 21:41:42 +0000 To: joannsingsforhim@hotmail.com

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