Transform Your Outdoor Living Space #SummerwithSears

by | Jul 23, 2012 | Sponsored

You know what the best part of summer is?

The sunshine? Sleeping in? Spending time outdoors? Mosquitos!

Yes, yes, yes and YES!

There is a lot to love about summer, but one of my favorite things about summer is spending time OUTSIDE.

Even better if EATING is involved, RIGHT?

Meat from the grill.

Fresh fruits.

Fresh veggies…

A little wine or a good microbrew.

Lemonade and iced tea…

All on the deck.

sad deck

Wait. Not THAT deck… THIS deck!

outdoor dining

I live near Seattle, so we have approximately 25 days a year to take advantage of decent weather.

I exaggerate.


We have a nice little spot just outside our kitchen. Most of our 3 acres is unfit for enjoyment – unless you enjoy “natural landscaping” because… did I mention THREE acres?

our dandelions

So having sweet little eating spot is a nice place to land.

A table, some chairs, flowers and/or candles, good friends and a handful of lemons help make a summer  brunch, lunch, or dinner feel special.

Even Kevin seems to dig a spruced-up outdoor dining living space!

the dog, just chillin' outside

And sunshine. Be you man, woman, or dog… we Pacific Northwesties are SUCKERS for sunshine.

Now that I have shared what turns my backyard into my perfect summer oasis, I want to know what you’ve done to transform your backyard into your oasis. One of my lucky readers will win a $25 Sears gift card!

Need help finding your own pieces for your backyard? Sears is bringing the ease of searching for those perfect pieces with their recently launched iPad digital catalog. On your computer? Don’t fear, Sears has an amazing digital catalog built just for you.

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Sears. The opinions and text are all mine. Official Sweepstakes Rules.

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