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Right Where I Am: Peace From Winter Trees

This very moment, the pitter patter of impossibly heavy winter drops of rain from grey skies tickle my ears. Walnut and oak trees in the…

DIY: Easiest Funfetti Cake Mix Hack!

My last post featured a rather old fashioned, imperfect, and slightly naked 4-layer cake which I adorned with very French-inspired double cherry lollipops. Mama has…

Fashion Over 50: What’s Your Daily Uniform?

Fashion Over 50: What’s Your Daily Uniform doesn’t just ask “what clothes do you reach for on a typical day?” But also, how do your…

Pretty Interiors: Kindness, Beauty & Blessing

This may become a regular series! Pretty Interiors: Kindness, Beauty & Blessing incorporates a mix of lovely interior design, decor, and quotes to inspire pretty…

House Tour: White, Spare & Vintage London Home

You know how much I adore quiet, ethereal, serene, simple, mostly white interiors, and I’m betting you will also find lovely muted inspiration within: House…

Robert and Sol’s House, My Birthday & Random

Today is my birthday, and since we were hit with more snow and cold weather, I stayed cozy inside, baking muffins and casserole while watching…

Romantic Timeless Interior Design Inspiration

What are the ingredients for infusing a space with romance? With timeless interior design? As I consider the beautiful range of possibilities, I am struck…

Valentine’s Day Loveliness!

Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day, are a renegade and opt for Gal-entine’s Day, or dodge the consumerism of Cupid’s arrows entirely, I hope you’ll indulge…

Smiles For Crazy Dog People!

I’ll be traveling to the desert in a few days to visit my parents and my “little sisters” Grace and Jada, their beloved shih-tzus. They…

12 Most Popular Posts of 2018

Would you be so kind as to keep me company on a walk down memory lane? We’ll reflect upon stories created last year (um…there were…

What Does Greater Kindness to Yourself Look Like?

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