Old Houses versus New Houses

Greetings! You know I love to do drive bys of gorgeous old homes and lush neighborhoods. There is just something about those charming homes of yesteryear that just pull me right in! As we've been talking about the possibility in our family of moving … ** Read more **

Sweet Escape: No Agenda

Hello my little lovelies! Thank you so much for all your kind wishes and happy thoughts on my first blogging birthday! I'm totally chuffed. Did you know that chuffed means "pleased or puffed with fat"? Blogging friend KJ from Eye-dyllic gave me the … ** Read more **

Chuffed: They Say It’s My Blog Birthday

One year ago today I began my blogging journey. I started it on a whim. I was pathetic and inexperienced and had NO readers, but over time I began to make friends. Much to my surprise, I found MY PEOPLE!!! Last night I was moved to tears when I … ** Read more **

Visual Serenity: The Concealing Frenzy Continues

Do you ever take a good look around your room and ask yourself what is cluttering up your space? I don't know about you, but I can easily get used to seeing things that are out all the time. It isn't until I am having a party (sadly) that I finally … ** Read more **

Outdoor Rooms: Bursts of Color

Be adventurous! A splash of color in unexpected places can make the difference between pretty and WOW in the garden. Colored glass gravel, shocking pink planters, vivid yellow or orange or blue focal points? Why not? Enjoy these pops of color to … ** Read more **

Inspiring Idea: DIY Rolling Storage & End Table

I love these multi-purpose ideas. Adding wheels to a picnic basket! Storage and a convenient table -- right where you need it! photo: Martha Stewart … ** Read more **