Inspired By: Funky Junk
& Other Beautiful Things

Funky Junk Interiors This week I'm inspired by women who bravely create a home that is beautiful to them. I do not care if someone's home is in style, out of style, magazine or photo worthy, old or new, farmhouse or English cottage, colorful … ** Read more **

Beach House: {Aw! A Beach House Dog}

Traditional Home I sn't that a sweet little pup? I kept seeing his picture on Traditional Home's website and couldn't resist showing him here. As you might remember (he makes appearances here now and then!), we too have a little Westie named … ** Read more **

Northwest Beach House: Part Two

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  CHECK OUT PART ONE OF THE TOUR! If you missed part one of the tour, you can find it here! … ** Read more **

A Northwest Beach Cottage::Tips on Reflecting Your Surroundings & Finding Your Own Style at Home

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Tour an Oregon Coast Beach House Today let's talk about how to do "beach cottage style" with a northwest flair! There are so many wonderful ways to decorate in "beach cottage style" While many elements might remain the same, the way it all comes … ** Read more **

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 **

Sunshine Inside and Out

Sunshine Inside. Sunshine Outside. That is what summer is all about. I'm enjoying a few days at our family's beach house! And there is nothing more beautiful than sunshine inside and out on the Oregon Coast. GLORIOUS I tell you! I've … ** Read more **