Styling a Country French Kitchen

Country French is an Old World style of design and decorating that is a relaxed style making the home seem warm and comfortable.  Both bright and muted colors can be used.  Kitchen cabinets are stained or painted wood, often shown distressed to suggest the idea of many generations of use.  Often ornate


Modern Home Tour

I am closing on my new home in Florida in less than one week and I left the state.  I needed to be in Ohio for a weekend.  I am so very excited to be moving into a beautiful home in Florida, but lest I forget, I already have an incredible home


The Small House Movement and Tiny Living Spaces

Does this happen to you?  You see a link on Facebook, or Yahoo, or Huffington post, or whatever, and you click on it, and then you see something interesting on the bottom of the post and click on that, and the next thing you know, you have spent an hour reading mindless


Chloe’s Celebrations ~ Alice in Wonderland Baby Shower

I am at a very exciting time in my life, getting ready to move into a wonderful new house.  I can’t wait to start decorating and sharing it all with all of you, my wonderful readers, but in the meantime, I am so busy packing, I have not a spare moment to


Kentucky Derby Tablescape

I am getting this one in just under the wire, but with everything going on with my upcoming move into a new house, I almost neglected the Kentucky Derby!  I love all of the tradition surrounding the Kentucky Derby.  The red roses, the outrageous hats, the mint juleps served in silver cups,


Cinco de Mayo Tablescape

Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner!  What a fun time to celebrate with friends and family.  If I am going to celebrate, even with a simple dinner, however, I need to get moving.   Keeping up with the blog has been a challenge with the selling of our condominium and