Luxurious Interior Design Inspiration in Chicago

Our tour of unique interior design inspiration from Chicago designer Michael Del Piero continues with more thoughtful examples to consider. Luxurious Interior Design Inspiration in…

10 Calm White Interiors & Neutral Decor Finds

As I type these words, the whole house is quiet, the fall air outside uncommonly still. There is calm in the atmosphere; poetry in the…

Serene Interior Design by Michael Del Piero

A sophisticated fantasy tour awaits in Serene Interior Design by Michael Del Piero. MDP is a Chicago-based designer whose work in the Hamptons we explored…

Beautiful Kitchen Island & Work Table Ideas

When you hear “kitchen island” maybe your mind instantly conjures sprawling pieces of real estate in a dreamily spacious kitchen with kitchen island seating, ample…

Peaceful Interiors: DIY Essential Tools

Timeless and tranquil interior design is my favorite and the primary focus of this blog, but it takes a whole lotta noise, labor, dust, and…

5 Tips for Creating a Killer Fall Tablescape

Cindy Hattersley is a standout among interior designers in blogland for the loveliest reasons. First, hers is a gracious, hospitable spirit which shines through the…

Lovely Rooms Decorated for Christmas

Lovely Rooms Decorated for Christmas will explore a few Christmas decor ideas today, ranging from humbly subtle (yep, those will be my own light-handed attempts) to…

9 Gentle Nudges to Eat More Plants for …

The simple act of tolerating food has not been terribly simple for me in the last 34 years. I became seriously ill at age 18…

Personal Reflections: Me Write Pretty Someday

In Personal Reflections About Writing, I am intimately sharing a chapter of my blogging journey. Always wired for words, it has been 10 years since…

Homes by the Sea: Vintage or Modern?

Homes by the Sea: Vintage or Modern will give you a glimpse firstly, of beautiful interiors and exteriors of a vintage style house near the water.…

Fall Fashion Must Haves & a HUGE Thanks

It is suddenly COLD! Oh my lord, this may be fall but I need my warm winter socks and a sweater so it’s time to…

English Country House Exterior & Gardens

All things British are on my radar at the moment since I’ll be traveling to the UK in just a few days! While I will…