Massachusetts Beach House Tour {If I Lived Here}

Beautiful White and Wood Living Room - Beach House Tour

If I lived here, I would have a hard time deciding where to sit down with my morning coffee. The comfy white couches? The cheery red window seat? The glorious settee overlooking the ocean? Decisions, decisions. I think I'd try them … ** Read more **

Refresh the Front Porch with Spring Flowers

Spring Gardening Front Porch

 Spring Flowers for the Front Porch This Saturday I’m hosting a garden party at the Home Depot! If you are in the Seattle area, I hope you'll come by and say hi! I'll be there along with Chef Amy Pennington and Garden Expert Teena Spindler and … ** Read more **

Spring Refresh {Spring Fling}

Spring Refresh

I hope you all had a great weekend! We were busy helping my daughter move and we took Bella (the new pup) over to her so she can start her new life there. It was a lot of work having a puppy again for the past few weeks, but I actually was really sad … ** Read more **

Homemaking {Lessons from Moms} & News!

Kitchen with subway tile - bhg

BHG - Kitchen In honor of Mother's Day this weekend, I was thinking back to where I got my love of beautiful houses. Definitely it must have come from my mom! She created lovely places for our family to grow up, through decorating, special tables … ** Read more **

Sesame and Lilies in Cannon Beach {Out to See}

Sesame and Lilies Home Store in Cannon Beach Oregon

My family has a beach house near Cannon Beach. It is our favorite little beach town near us, so we have spend a lot of time there over the years. Not only is Cannon Beach a lovely place to get away from it all (I will do a Cannon Beach post soon, … ** Read more **

{Little Rewards That Don’t Involve Chocolate} A Hanging Faceted Terrarium

Faceted Hanging Succulent Terrarium

Do you ever have one of those not so pretty days? When not only is it raining like crazy outside but most of the day is spent washing dirty socks, cleaning someone else's spit off of faucets, picking up dog doo doo from the kitchen floor? I do. I … ** Read more **