This time of year there’s always a roundup of style trend ins and outs. I recently read a couple of articles from House Beautiful here and here, Some, I wouldn’t mind them disappearing, but some I still love and hope Continue reading Trends That You May Want to Skip
Holiday entertainment season has just past, and there’s nothing more handy than a kitchen island for extra to prep and serve all of those special dishes. If you don’t have one, I bet at some time over the holiday you Continue reading Kitchen Islands – Is Bigger Always Better?
If you’re like me, you probably have a vision of what your ideal living space would look like. Fortunately, my dream is beginning to take shape. A few months ago, we took the plunge and purchased a good quality sofa. Continue reading Dream On – An Ideal Living Room In The Making
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?
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?
Traveling to Phoenix, we took a detour to Prescott, AZ. What a treat. We’ve been meaning to get there for years. We’d heard about it from friends and family, and when it was featured in Sunset Magazine as one of Continue reading Hassayampa Inn – A Darling Little Boutique Hotel
Our deck has gone through several transformations over the years. When we bought the house 20 years ago, the back yard featured a dilapidated deck structure with only one level, broken boards on the skirt, and wisteria gone wild climbing over Continue reading Deck Railing Refresh – What a Difference!
Thanksgiving is the holiday that is centered around the food, at least at our house, so I like a nice table set to show it off. There’s no shortage of ideas floating around the internet, images on Instagram, Pinterest, and Continue reading Your Thanksgiving Table
Today, I want to share a simple but powerful idea. It’s one of those, “Why didn’t I think of that,” moments. A clear vase, a sprig of rosemary and a few clear or colored pebbles and voila! If you have Continue reading Wednesday’s Windows