Creating the Look::
A Summer Beach Cottage

Please welcome Sarah from A Beach Cottage! Hi everyone! Thanks for having me over Melissa, I am so glad to be here at your place...I love visiting and always come away brimming with inspiration! So, when Melissa asked me about a nice summer … ** Read more **

A sweet centerpiece
for a summer dinner party!

reluctant entertainer

Welcome my friend, Sandy Coughlin! Gardening seems to be more fun in the early summer, I think because it’s fresher and more exciting and the weather is cooler. Later in the summer we have to deal with the weeds, the heat, and it just seems like … ** Read more **

Oh how I love these rooms.
Let me count the ways.

red toile chairs blue and white striped sofa

Mercy. Now and then I stumble upon some rooms that make me drool. Right on my keyboard. I gaze at them. Study them. Covet them. Hate Love the people who live in them. Then I ponder whether or not there is a take away idea or two from the photo … ** Read more **

Charming Potting Shelves

garden shed

Southern Living Hello, little garden shelf in a cute little courtyard. Country Living Simple, yet charming. Pots on a shelf. My Home Ideas Oh my {clutches heart...}. Wide potting shelf on an adorable little shed! Country Living … ** Read more **

Red White & Blue {Thank You}

Red White and Blue Country Living House Beautiful   Country Living House Beautiful   HGTV Inspiration: Coastal Living House Beautiful   Inspiration: Land of Nod Inspiration: above 3 from Coastal … ** Read more **

A Porch: Before & After

I enjoyed looking at this before and after porch makeover from Southern Living.  Such a great transformation! I really love seeing how a space can be transformed with a few simple furnishings and accessories. Stuff like this inspires me to be brave, … ** Read more **


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