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  • So Sorry!
    on Nov 16, 2010
    I know I have been MIA.  Please forgive me.  As I explained in my Post at Halloween, a lot is happening in our lives right now.  Our relocation to Reno has taken more time than I expected and the lap top I brought with me to keep conne...
  • Happy Halloween!
    on Oct 31, 2010
    I know I have been remiss in not posting as much as usual.  Things have been very busy around this house hold.  My Kitchen was picked for the cover of a national magazine, so have been busy with a photo shoot here.  Also a very unexpec...
  • Happy Pumpkin Day (or Is Halloween going to the Dogs)
    on Oct 25, 2010
    My Sister-in-law sent me these pictures.  I hope they brighten your day as much as they did mine.     I am Joining Metamorphosis Monday at Between Naps on the Porch.  Please go over and see what all of the other talente...
  • Dan Carithers again.
    on Oct 16, 2010
    In one of my earlier posts I had posted about a beautiful home I found in a back issue of Southern Accents.  The designer was Dan Carithers.  You can read the post here.  Well today while yet again looking for a little inspiration...
  • French Garden House
    on Oct 12, 2010
    I am sure that this picture is familiar to a lot people who read blogs. These beautiful Antique Chateau Mirrored Doors come from Lidy's Shop at French Garden House.  You can link to her shop here.  Lidy also writes a wonderful blog! If you...
  • The Ultimate Laundry room
    on Oct 11, 2010
    Thought I would share with you the Laundry room I was working on. Here is the rough space.  This is the main entry from the garage so it needed to beautiful, (for the back door guests) serve as a mud room, Laundry room, extra storage area, entry...
  • Pasadena 24th annual Home and Kitchen tour
    on Oct 7, 2010
    Sunday I grabbed a good friend and headed off to the 24th annual Home and Kitchen tour in Pasadena Ca. The were four beautiful homes on this tour.   My favorite was an amazing contemporary home designed by the architectural firm of BplusU.  ...
  • Pasadena Home tour Continued
    on Oct 7, 2010
    Here are some photos of the other homes on the tour.    ...
  • Peter Valli photography
    on Oct 7, 2010
    While researching the Pasadena tour I was trying to find some more pictures of these homes to show. ( Of course we were not allowed to take photographs)  I clicked on to the website of one of the photographers Peter Valli and was blown away with...
  • Autumn Inspiration
    on Oct 1, 2010
    It isn't really Autumn here on the west coast yet, so I needed a little Inspiration to get in the mood.  Hope you enjoy these.       all photos via Flickr   I am joining Artie At Color Outside the lines f...
  • Asian Inspired Bathroom
    on Sep 26, 2010
    This bathroom started out as a typical bath with tub in shower and  no personality.  Just a normal vanity. Bathroom Before bathroom before (sorry the image is so poor)   I wanted to give it a Spa like feeling so I decided to use all na...
  • My Old friend the Magazine.
    on Sep 25, 2010
    My Husband is very understanding about the piles of magazines I have laying around the house.  In fact my home would seem a lot less cluttered if it weren't for the magazines stuffed in every nook and cranny.  I am sure you design addicts o...
  • Fairy Tale Cottage
    on Sep 24, 2010
    Every little girl dreams of her Fairy tale cottage.  Well this grown up little girl did something about her dream by turning a Catskills hunting cabin into a real life Fairy Tale.   This romantic cottage is amazing in every way down to eve...
  • Decorating with Sea Shells
    on Sep 17, 2010
    Living at the Beach I do a lot of vignettes with sea shells.  I find shells so fascinating.  Each one a work of art.  Here are a few vignettes in my own house.     I am joining Artie today at Color Outside the Li...
  • Italian Wedding
    on Sep 14, 2010
    I was visiting some of my favorite blogs this afternoon when I happened over to Cote' Provence.  I was stopped dead in my tracks when I saw the beautiful post on a fairytale wedding, "If I Ever......".  Which one of us women doesn't dream o...