Spring Home Refresh + A Giveaway

This post is sponsored by Greenleaf Gifts; all opinions are 100% my own.

Now that we’re past the pollen deluge that the South ‘enjoys’ in the spring, it’s time to get my outdoor living spaces ready for daily use. There are a few easy tips that I follow every year to get things ready for us to enjoy months of outdoor living (plus there are a few things I do to freshen up the inside, too).

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Greenleaf Gifts Cucumber & Lily | 11 Magnolia Lane

The first step is pressure washing our porches and deck. If you don’t have a pressure washer, a garden hose works as well. I take a few minutes to blast away the pollen and any leaves or cobwebs that have accumulated during the winter.

Greenleaf Gifts Cucumber & Lily | 11 Magnolia Lane

The next step is to rinse my outdoor cushions, throws, and furniture, and refresh our outdoor herbs and flowers. Usually by this point I’m ready to take a break and enjoy a cool drink and a book!

Greenleaf Gifts Cucumber & Lily | 11 Magnolia Lane

Greenleaf Gifts asked us to partner with them on this post and share their new spring scents: Cucumber & Lily and Meadow Breeze. I tried them both and honestly had a hard time choosing my favorite. It was a close call, but Cucumber & Lily edged out Meadow Breeze by just the slightest bit, probably because in addition to the fresh scent, I just love the pink and green packaging. Click Here to Read More

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