A Perfect Butler’s Pantry

butlers pantry with blue ceiling

House Beautiful   Gasp. Isn't that blue painted ceiling amazing? I think all mothers could use a butler's pantry like this! At least I could. Simply gorgeous all the way around. Happy Mother's Day to you all! … ** Read more **

I {heart} Sarah’s Summer House

sarah's conversation area

Sarah's Summer House - Sarah Richardson HGTV   Sarah's Summer House Beach Cottage Decorating YAHOO! I am so excited and I couldn't wait to tell you the news. You all know I LOVE Sarah's House so I am beyond happy to hear that Sarah's Summer … ** Read more **

Never Paint a Piano Yellow

yellow piano

Yellow piano from Bake @ 350, yes, she must be a wild woman. Yellow Piano Never paint a piano yellow, "they" would probably say. Unless you are a wild woman. Painting a piano yellow means living life on the edge. It is dangerous. … ** Read more **

Yellow. Again.


House Beautiful I'm in a yellow mood.   Again. Maybe because it was dark and rainy and the clouds were closing in. I guess I needed a little spot of sun. You might live where the sun always shines, so indulge me while I soak in some … ** Read more **

My Dishes: Lessons Learned

Dishes on Wall

  If you follow me on Facebook (come on over, it is fun!), you might have seen one of my Instagram pictures a couple of days ago of the dishes on my dining room wall. I am liking how the room is coming together, but was starting to feel like … ** Read more **

My New Chairs!


Ihave been on the hunt for a few occasional chairs for my dining room and extra seating. I needed chairs that were durable, easy to move around, would work in a variety of rooms including outdoor spaces, be appropriate at dining tables or as stand … ** Read more **