Outdoor Living for Fall

September 8, 2017

This is the perfect time of year for outdoor living and entertaining! The hot summer sun is subsiding, yet warm breezes remain as we welcome Fall.  I’ve recently updated my backyard a bit, and it … Continue reading




How to Create a Unique Space for Your Special Moments

August 8, 2017

Whether it be a reading nook for your children’s bedtime story because you had a similar space when you were a child, or patio seating area for your Friday night cocktails with your Dad, who … Continue reading




5 Ways to Create a Hammock Hideaway

July 20, 2015

Summer brings sunshine, fresh air and lazy days. With the kids out of school and company coming and going, sometimes you just need a little spot to retreat to for a few minutes of relaxation. … Continue reading




Make It an Ice Cream Summer

July 16, 2015

National Ice Cream Day is July 19th, and to commemorate the occasion, let’s look at some  simple ways to make this season an ice cream summer. This refreshing dessert is enjoyed by kids and adults … Continue reading




Make Home Yours with a Backyard Picnic

June 4, 2015

This time of year is the perfect weather for an outdoor picnic. No need to pack a tote bag and drive to find a spot to enjoy one — invoke the feeling of a picnic … Continue reading




Outdoor Living Warmed with the Colors of Fall

November 7, 2013

Just because summer is over doesn’t mean you have to put away all the outdoor furnishings. Depending on where you live, enjoying the colors and comfort of fall can last a little longer. By just … Continue reading




Deck out the Deck, Perk up the Patio and Trick out the Terrace

June 19, 2013

Summer is here and the living is easy. Just the change of atmosphere from inside to out is so refreshing. When outdoors, I want to be as comfortable as I am indoors, but with a … Continue reading




You Decide: Garden Shed or Backyard Retreat

May 30, 2013

Are you crazy about backyard getaways? Whether they’re decked out for work or rest and relaxation, backyard spaces are the perfect place to hide away and be yourself. So whether you’re looking for a place … Continue reading




Backyard Coastal Living

May 16, 2013

You don’t have to live on the coast to feel like you do. Why not turn your backyard into a coastal oasis for family and friends to enjoy? I know we all like to get … Continue reading




Throw Yourself Into Spring

March 12, 2013
spring throw

Whenever spring rolls around, I start thinking about refreshing rooms and adding some new touches of color for the season. Pillows and throws are an easy way to add spring color to your room. For my living … Continue reading