Home Tour: South of France 17th Century Apartment

About a year ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing my favorite blogger residing in France (Taste of France), and we learned about the renovation…

18 Lovely Mother’s Day Gifts for the Home

No matter how many objects mama may have accumulated over the years, the treasures from you are likely her favorite. I have been relying upon…

Rebuilding, Renovation & Restoration of Old Chapel

Whether you’re a history buff, architectural design fan, or admirer of beautiful chapels and cathedrals, there just may be something lovely and unexpected to discover…

20 Lovely French Farmhouse Finds at Target!

There’s just nothing like finding the perfect authentic, vintage, and antique furniture and decor pieces at the flea market or antique shop. But when budget…

16 Simple Yet Sophisticated Kitchen Design Ideas

Will we ever tire of seeing thoughtfully designed, traditional, and classic kitchens with timeless and tranquil inspiration? Doubt it. 16 Simple Yet Sophisticated Kitchen Design…

Before & After: My Home Renovation, Part 2

Part 1 of this before and after renovation story in photos about how we transformed our fixer upper DIY style is RIGHT HERE. Before &…

Before & After: European Country Style Fixer Upper

We’re nearing the four year mark of buying our beloved fixer upper after downsizing from twice the square footage and property. The years have flown…

Fashion Over 50: What to Wear to Graduation

We’re nearing that season where invitations to celebrations for graduation, bridal showers, weddings, and more appear on the calendar. Fashion Over 50: What to Wear…

Patina Living & Loving: European Farmhouse Style

Since I’m well aware you deeply admire the work of Brooke and Steve Giannetti, it’s extra exciting to celebrate the release of their book, Patina…

Easter Reflections 2019: Right Where I Am

I looked back at words penned a year ago and noted I am once again reflecting on Easter’s holy days from the Arizona desert. It’s…

6 Smart Ideas for Fetching Top Dollar For Your Home

For some homeowners this spring, the ‘for sale’ sign will be posted in the yard in hopes that a bidding war will break out. But…

Fashion Over 50: 15 Pretty Pieces for Spring

It’s so much more fun to dress for spring and summer weather, doncha think? I love simple casual pieces, cheerful color combos, soft tranquil tones,…