Our Easter Mantel

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsI thought I'd share a few photos of our Easter mantel this year. If you've read my past posts then you know that I like to decorate by "shopping" my house for items I can use. I always gravitate towards shopping for items of specific color. This time I was on the hunt for blue.To…

How to Prepare Your Garden Soil for Planting

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsYay, Spring! If you missed my last post on my plans for my garden beds this summer, check it out HERE. Before I plant anything, I want to make sure that the soil is healthy for my plants. This will help them to produce the maximum amount of food and keep them disease resistant. Here…

Atlanta Fall Bucket List

//assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.jsOctober, the Southerners' reward for surviving summer. I've never met a Southerner that doesn't like love October. Honestly! Would such a person be human? Despite having 31 days, and sometimes 5 glorious weekends, there never seems to be enough October to go around. Unless I schedule our October days to make the most of the cool things…

Belle & Beau on the Dixie Highway 90 Mile Yardsale

Nothing says "family time" like packing up the kids and dog and heading out to spend the entire day yard sale hopping. Oh, who am I kidding? I forced them to go, all of them. But since I put in almost 5 hours sitting at the ball field for soccer tryouts this week, I figured…

Summer Bucket List & Atlanta Summer Bucket List

We are gearing up for SUMMER! Fall is my favorite season, but summer is close to my heart. It's my time to spend with my kids -- making memories, reinforcing values, focusing on Christ-like behavior and studying His word, and family bonding time. We sat down the other night and made a list of the…

Spring 2013 Antique Shopping in Georgia

I'm over winter. Bring on SPRING! Bring on the sunshine! Bring on the warmer temps, estate sales, & antique fairs! :)Here are some Georgia shows that you may be interested in checking out: March8-9, 2013 Peaches to the Beaches "Georgia's Longest Yard Sale. Thousands of visitors travel the parkway the second Friday and Saturday of…

Top Romantic Restaurants in Atlanta

If you're planning a romantic evening for your special someone, here is a compilation of some restaurants that you may want to consider in and around the Atlanta area. Your evening will be much more memorable at one of these unique establishments than at a big-chain, outside-the-mall restaurant. Imperial Fez2285 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, 30309404-351-0870http://www.imperialfez.com/Their…

Belle & Beau take on Lakewood 400!

Probably not all shoppers go antiquing with a camera, but I just had to take you along on our adventure to Lakewood 400 Antiques Market. We love Lakewood 400! You never know what you're going to find, and it is always a good time. Don't miss it this weekend, October 19-21.What I love most about…