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SPRAY PAINT YOUR CEILING FAN

Pinterest Facebook Did you know that you can spray paint basically anything? Well, you can. And I did! I spray painted the ceiling fan on my porch while it was STILL ATTACHED. Amazing difference!   I was sitting outside with my kiddos a few weeks ago, and I realized that the ceiling fan was just gross. I’m not the best at cleaning ceiling fans (ewwwww, I know), and a white outdoor ceiling fan was just asking for trouble. I could have probably cleaned it every single day and it would still be dirty. Good ol’ Georgia clay…

Haint Blue Porch Ceiling

Pinterest Facebook I love a blue porch ceiling! It’s always fun to do something different with color, and blue is such a natural color for an outdoor ceiling. There is actually a long history of porch ceilings being painted blue, and it is traditionally called “Haint Blue.” There are some interesting theories involving the haint blue ceiling, and I encourage you to google it if you’re at all inclined to reading about warding off evil spirits. I mostly giggled about that theory, but hey, to each his own. Another theory is that a blue…

DIY Porch Painting

Pinterest Facebook I like to sip sweet tea in the mornings, and a margarita in the evenings on a hot summer day while watching my children play and be ridiculous with each other. “Be careful” really has no meaning to a child, and truth be told, I don’t necessarily want them to be careful anyway. I want them run like the wind and roll those big wheels as fast as they can down the hill because childhood is short. And also, finding a big wheel for an adult is not as easy as you’d…