It is officially spring time and I’m ready – are you?

spring_tulips-resized-6001.  Tulips of every color signal springtime and an awakening from winter.

spring_colors-resized-6002.  Think about the colors of spring and start decorating all around the house.

spring_branch-resized-6003.  A great way to perk up your house for spring is to put a flowering branch in a vase and call it a day!  It’s dramatic enough all by itself.

spring_bulbs-resized-6004.  Spring bulbs wrapped in burlap can be a very charming decoration – and very simple to make.

cheery_yellow-resized-6005.  Choosing cheery yellow for your accents definitely signals spring.  It’s uplifting and happy.

aqua_3-resized-6006.  Aqua is another soft color for springtime decorating.  It’s especially effective on the West side of the house.

spring_colored_doormat-resized-6007.  Don’t you just love this cheerful door mat?  It’s made from blocks of wood painted different colors and put together with steel rods.

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8.  Here is another way to use rainboots to decorate.  If your branches are in a vase you can always pull it out when it starts showering and be ready to splash in the rain.

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9.  How about some new glasses with chirping birds?  That would look great in your spring table setting.

spring-resized-60010.  Here is a beautiful spring table setting – just pick whatever is blooming in the garden and display in tall glass vases.  The bird glasses would look wonderful here too.

Bring on the sunshine and have a great day!!