The official beginning of fall is September 22, and even though I’m deep in the throws of vacation planning and packing I wanted to make sure I dedicated a little time to giving a nod to the new season. I Continue reading Just A Little Touch of Fall
Our trip to France is rapidly approaching, so I must get to packing. I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about what I would be putting into my suitcase. I had basic items I knew I wanted to include, but Continue reading Packing For France
Have you ever experienced a bathtub located in the bedroom? I mean directly inside the bedroom. We did a few years ago when we traveled to South Africa. We stayed in a darling hotel in Hazyview, SA just outside Krugar Continue reading Bathtub in the Bedroom- What Do You Think?
Periwinkle, plum, mauve, fig are only a few of the new shades of purple on the new color radar this fall. It’s no secret that purple is my favorite color (I had a purple car in college), so I was Continue reading Purple…It’s Back and I’m So Glad
The new season of HGTV is almost here! Are you ready? I may be in the minority, but I’m frankly pretty tired of all the flip/flop and fixer/upper-like offerings on HGTV. I’m ready for something fresh and new. Maybe it’s Continue reading I’m Ready For Something New On HGTV
You have to have been living under a rock not to notice the rustic and farmhouse interior styles. It’s been everywhere. I haven’t been able to walk into an interior store without bumping into rusted buckets, chickenwire baskets and weathered Continue reading Are We Finally Over Rustic and Farmhouse Styles?
It’s the end of the summer and you need a simple dessert that will wow guests at your next backyard BBQ. I’ve got a doozy for you – that’s right, Ice Cream Tacos…take a look. The August edition of Sunset Continue reading Ice Cream Tacos – Yum
The extra room slash guest house slash gym is finished. I wish I could say it was ours, but it belongs to our good friends who live in the San Diego area. It’s a multi-functional room that serves as a Continue reading Whether It’s a Gym or a Guest House – It’s Amazing.
Lauren Liess is an accomplished designer in the Washington DC area. She has a successful design business and a book to her credit. She also might just be the next Joanna Gaines. I tuned into her HGTV pilot “Best House Continue reading Lauren Liess – A Fresh Face On HGTV’s Lineup?
There’s no shortage of books written about Paris, and I’ve been reading my fair share of them, since we are preparing for a three week trip there. Actually, we’ll be in Paris for seven days, and the spending the rest Continue reading What I’m Reading – Getting Ready for France