Peaceful French Country & Faithful Reflections

It’s a weary time for our divided country and culture as so many powerful shifts in consciousness, hierarchies, and values may throw us off kilter…

Autumn, Amazing Paint Colors & Surgery (Random!)

By the time you read these words, it is likely I will be on my way to LALA land. Autumn, Amazing Paint Colors & Surgery…

My Health…Some Answers

Has ANYONE in the history of gallbladders been more excited about the prospect of surgery than this girl? Nope. (Forgive, s’il vous plait…for a most…

9 Lovely Ways to Savor Autumn Beauty

Here in the Midwest, you’ll discover a deep reverence and fiery passion for autumn. Truth be told, it has taken me nearly a half century…

Living in Prayer & Liminality

I often reflect here about what it means to live beautifully. About living with gratitude and finding abundance by simplifying. Those themes belong. So does…

Traveling Mercies as I Heal

Oh, this one will be random, folks. I hope to be on the mend soon, but these things take time. Thank you for sending me…

Easy Entertaining Idea With No Cooking or Baking!

Easy Entertaining Idea With No Cooking or Baking is sort of a re-run on Hello Lovely since I shared my boards and tips last fall, but…

Right Where I Am: Mud, Motion & Mystery

With each post, I always leave you with a blessing of peace right where you are. This is right where I am. Each summer, our…

Beauty in Imperfection {Personal Reflections}

Yesterday’s tour of classic interior designs in an English townhouse included an image which tugged at my heartstrings and inspired all sorts of musing about wabi sabi…

Classic English Townhouse & Imperfect Interiors

I hope you don’t mind that I enjoy globe trotting with these inspiring house tours created for you! We were just in Houston to explore…

Sunday Prayer of the Heart

If by chance you missed the incredible French country house tour yesterday, do give it some love when you have a moment…it’s extraordinarily special. This…

Timeless Furniture Finds & Timelessness

A fabulous house tour with beyond lovely, timeless, tranquil, and breathtaking European country interior design is coming your way tomorrow or very soon (I can’t…