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  1. Hi Kate! What a stunning home! I love what you created in your renovation. So many places to relax and enjoy the summer. Great touring with you. Blessings,Lori

  2. Kate ~ Wow! You’re home is stunning! I love it! So fun doing this summer blog hop with you! Let’s do it again soon!

  3. As a southerner, I love large homes. I can see how you fell in love with this home. Absolutely gorgeous with what you have done. You taught me something I didn’t know about the blue ceilings.

  4. You have such a beautiful home, Kate! You did such a great job creating lovely spaces to spend summer days outdoors. That outdoor kitchen space under the pergola looks wonderful. I got so many ideas from this!

  5. Your home has come a long way and I can’t image how much work it took to make it so beautiful! My favorite is your long out door table. Simply gorgeous with your surrounding landscape!

    1. Thank you Michelle! It’s always good for me to look back at those original pictures of the house to remember how much we’ve done here.

  6. I LOVED the tour of your porches and patios, Kate! So many lovely elements, and your furniture choices are wonderful. Love that basket turned upside down as a table! GREAT! And your lanterns are lovely… so many lovely ideas and tips! Pinned!

  7. Oh my gosh! So many amazing outdoor spaces Kate! I love your patio area and outdoor kitchen. I would be out there all the time. Thanks for sharing your beautiful decorating ideas. Happy Summer!

  8. I think I might work out more often if I had a space with an incredible view like yours (I said might haha). How lucky you are to have such an incredible outside dining area right next to the pool too. I’m sure that area gets used a lot over the summer, it’s the perfect party space! Thanks for the lovely summer home tour, pinning this for inspo later! Happy summer!

  9. Kate what absolutely gorgeous outdoor living areas you have created. Truly amazing transformations. I adore the images with your sweet fur baby. It is always such a joy to be on tour with you.

  10. Calypso in the Country says:

    So gorgeous! I think if I had even one of those spaces, I’d be outside all day! Thanks for the beautiful tour!

  11. Cindy@CountyRoad407 says:

    That is a lot to manage! I can’t even imagine but wow you do a great job! Everything looks so nice, relaxing and summer party ready! Glad I got to see it. Enjoy!

  12. Tamara Anka says:

    Wow there is just so much to take in! SO many incredible spaces to decorate and enjoy! Each one seems better than the next, you must just love it so much. No wonder you were so drawn to this home! I would love a pool tour too – it looks stunning! Happy summer! xo

  13. Wow, I love all your amazing porches. The front view of your home would have called my name too, it is stunning.. The back is just as fabulous. Such a great patio area and kitchen by the pool. That is where you would find me most of the time. Love your recording tips and ideas, everything looks so pretty. Thanks so much for joining the tour again this season, I loved seeing the outdoors of your home.

  14. Your home inside and out is just stunning Kate! I love your workout room and your outdoor kitchen, so beautiful! Your little model is adorable too, I loved seeing your dog in some of the photos. Thank you for the beautiful outdoor inspiration!

  15. I just love your property and little dog! I so enjoy your tips and ideas !!!

    If ever I own again, I inspire to use many of your gem of tips and tricks on how to make your property the best it can be!!! Gorgeous!!!!