Silly Humor Quotes, Smiles & Serious Laugh Therapy

Silly Humor Quotes, Smiles & Serious Laugh Therapy is for us…right where we are…wherever we find ourselves muddling through. More good days than bad days…

19 Summer to Fall Skin Care & Makeup Essentials [Fierce Over 40]

Summer to Fall Skin Care & Lovely Makeup Essentials shares what works well for me personally as a fierce over 40 (and fine, I’m fierce…

Mastering Elegant Rustic Refined European Country Interiors, Cont’d

We continue our exploration of European country design principles (which began HERE) with photo gallery inspiration from a home beautifully and authentically reflecting them. Chateau…

Mastering Elegant Rustic Refined European Country Style

Years ago, proprietor Ruth Gay of Houston-based Chateau Domingue was building this amazing home with Old World style. However, securing antique construction materials and reclaimed…

Timeless Tastemaker Trifecta: Lisa Fine, Tom Scheerer and Miguel Flores-Vianna

On an otherwise mundane Thursday in autumn, this fairy on the prairie found herself blissfully transported to la la land (which incidentally is somewhere over…

Easy Apple Cider Donut Cake Recipe Even I Can Eat!

My favorite treat at our local apple orchard are their homemade apple cider donuts, but with a fat-restricted diet I must follow as someone with…

FALL In Love With Autumn: Pre-PEAR Yourself for Yummy Pear …

If you love you some pears like I do, I bet you agree they deserve to have their day! Learn some fun facts about pears,…

Lovely Country French Farmhouse Near Bordeaux

My favorite source for French homewares, Vivi et Margot was only a twinkle in the eye of its founder Charlotte Reiss who with her husband…

33 Gorgeous Inspirational Quotes to Encourage, Motivational Messages & Affirmation Cards to …

It brings me great pleasure to know that this site is a destination for encouraging words of hope and life. A pocket of peace to…

Have you Discovered Etsy Handmade Decor Finds?

Links to big business are rarely in short supply around here even though I myself am an independent small business. So here’s a reminder to…

5 Autumn Recipes With Apples + Simple Fall Decorating Tips

Is it just me or does baking become magical in autumn!?! Those aromas of spice cake, pumpkins, fresh bread, and SCRUMPTIOUS APPLES bubbling over beautifully…

Autumn Inspiration from a Fall Bucket List MUST: Visit Edwards …

For 21 Septembers now, our family has made an autumnal exodus to this beloved destination close to home, and it truly only gets better with…