Drive Bys: Around The World – #1

Photo: Sweet Cottage Dreams Welcome! I've had so much fun doing my drive bys that I thought it would be great fun to gather up some drive bys from around the world to share! I've had some of you take me up on that idea and post your own drive bys to … ** Read more **

Dreamy Seaside Cottage Living

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I thought you all might enjoy a peek at this Seaside Sanctuary from the June 2008 issue of Architectural Digest! The setting, the simplicity, the cottage gardens...I could get used to that! I'm always attracted to homes that evoke a certain … ** Read more **

Sweet Escape: Little Glass Houses For You And For Me

Another super busy week has come and gone! Eek, how time flies! I am always SO READY for my escape on Fridays! So for today, in my dream world I am escaping to a little glass house. Is that a fairytale or what? I'd sit out there every morning, … ** Read more **


CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR PREMIER POST, DRIVE BYS: AROUND THE WORLD HERE IS HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN FUTURE DRIVE BYS! 1. Do a drive by. Meaning, you can walk, run, bike or drive though your favorite neighborhood and show us photos of what you see! We … ** Read more **

Outdoor Rooms: Solutions

Here are a few solutions to common problems with outdoor spaces. I've seen this hint used in Cannon Beach, Oregon. They hang a clear bag of water above doors to keep the bugs out of shops. They say it helps, something about seeing their image … ** Read more **

Living An Authentic Life: My Journey

May 2008 As most of you might know by now, I'm a believer in what I call "Authentic Living." This is a topic that really speaks to me because it affects so much of our life either positively or negatively. I've learned this through experience, so … ** Read more **