A Winding Path

I love a garden path. Especially the curvy ones -- the  ones where you don't know what you might find around the bend! Or what about the paths that offer different directions in which to go? Should you turn left? Go down the stairs? Where does it all … ** Read more **

Beautiful Home Offices:
Workspaces for Every Corner!

{Country Homes & Interiors} Most of us don't have our own private room dedicated to a home office. With more and more of us getting laptops and even wireless printers these days, having rooms that can do double duty makes sense! If you need a … ** Read more **

A Love of White Cottages

Be still my heart! How I love a white cottage! I've shared several white cottages on this blog, including this lovely and this white farmhouse beauty. Oh, how I adore a wrap around porch ... DREAMY! Can you imagine sitting out there in the … ** Read more **

Daring to Rediscover What You Love


via flickr by jesse.millan I received an email last night from a sweet reader -- it really touched a chord in my own heart. She had been reading some of my posts about my aspirations as a young girl and sent me an email sharing a bit about her … ** Read more **

Living Beautifully:
Summer Entertaining for Real People


I am having another wonderfully busy week getting my girls all settled in Washington (oh happy week for me!) so I've asked my good friend Sandy from Reluctant Entertainer to share some beautiful life inspiration for us today -- which of course for … ** Read more **

Going Nautical with Red, White & Blue

Ever inspired by nautical style, I am finding myself drawn in to summer by red white & blue. Inspiration: top two images Country Living Inspiration: Coastal Living Such a fresh, fun and summer-at-the-coast-inspired color … ** Read more **