We've been getting some beautiful sunsets lately:
Oh boy. At the beginning of the summer, I painted the middle partition in the great room chartreuse. I thought it would look cool.
In the morning it was headache-y bright. So I went back to the paint store and tried a darker chartreuse.
It was still too bright.
I couldn't take it.
It's now back to eggshell white (boring, I know) and I stuck some framed photos I have taken over the years on it.
All of the landscaping work over the past 2 years paid off this summer as everything looks lush and tall. We planted gladiolas last fall at the front of the house. They came up beautifully, this summer don't you think?
Here's another angle of the front with our grasses
I must say we have, for the most part, fabulous neighbors. Every Sunday, we play Petanque (like bocce, but French) at our lovely neighbors and there is always a great bunch of folks. Everyone brings wine and an appetizer and has a wonderful time, although sometimes the competition gets pretty heated :)
However, this was the reaction from one neighbor over the deer fence. Conspicuously placed facing our property: