Virtual Vintage Prom

Because today is always a good day for a party. (and we can always put off Thanksgiving preparations until tomorrow...) Oh, hello! Do come in! I am scurrying around trying to get ready for the vintage prom. I started out looking for the perfect, … ** Read more **

Four Things I’d Rather Do

Shhhh ... I have snuck up here to my computer to do a quick post. I started out the day planning to paint my bathroom cabinet. It is kind of a quick fix, as I really just need a whole new vanity. It is shabby in a not so chic way. But, with … ** Read more **

Unfortunate Party Incident (shoes involved)

Well how much fun was that little etiquette poll? Who knew there were so many opinions on shoe or no shoe etiquette! I'm impressed. Some of you have pointed out the nasty things that might come inside the house on your shoes. That is true. … ** Read more **


Oh my, what a day! The day started out so lovely, the sun was shining outside and I had plugged in my ipod to some inspiring tunes. I was tidying up around the house, just thinking about how grateful I am for so many things. I looked at my new little … ** Read more **


"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude … ** Read more **

Downsizing Your Home With Style

I am a small house person. I am! Even though I have always dreamed of Old World mansions, castles and I currently live in a not-so-small house of 4300 square feet, still I am a small house person at heart. I like to be cozy and snug as a bug. I love … ** Read more **