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
Earlier this week, I revealed our new, improved, and brighter living room here. So today I’d like to continue down the hall – even though it’s not finished quite yet. Here’s the famous paper bag wall that I mentioned. I Continue reading Lighten Up – And Now For The Hall
Recently Sharon McCormick of Sharon McCormick Designs, LLC summed up her style in three words, here. She contends that if you analyze your pins on Pinterest you should get a pretty good idea of your style. What a neat idea! Continue reading What’s Your Design Style?
The ‘bones’ of our deck refresh have been done for awhile now, but I just couldn’t get it styled to my liking. I played with this and that, but I just wasn’t happy. I’m not sure I still am completely Continue reading Our Deck Tour – Part 1