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,…

Pamela Pierce Interior Design Inspiration

You may recognize this stunning 1923 William Ward Watkin stucco manse in Houston’s Broadacres from a past cover of Veranda a few years back. Or…

15 Awesome Everyday Essentials for My Kitchen

When you downsize by half as we did, it means editing your belongings and even what you consider to be ‘essentials’ out of necessity. What…

French Bistro Chairs & Decor Inspiration

Whenever spring arrives, I immediately begin thinking about summer! I can’t help it…summertime is what this girl yearns for. So maybe it’s no surprise that…

Romantic French Farmhouse Rustic Elegance

Will we ever tire of beautiful interiors with Romantic French Farmhouse Rustic Elegance? It’s doubtful! But we simply cannot ignore the charm of European country…

25 Coastal Cottage Bedroom Décor Ideas: Get the Look

Even though I live in a land-locked heartland as a resident fairy on the prairie, there is something utterly irresistible to me about 25 Coastal…

12 House Spruce Ups to Tackle For Spring!

I’m sharing a dozen spring cleaning and home improvement tasks we are tackling right now, and not one of them mentions WINDOWS. Yippeeee-ki-yayyy! When it’s…

For Mama: 20 Lovely Mother’s Day Gifts Under $50!

My guys say it’s impossible to shop for me for Mother’s Day, and I can’t seem to convince them to read this blog! So if…