Newport Flower Show

Jul 16 2014


The last weekend in June we headed down to Newport, Rhode Island for the 19th Annual Flower Show.  It was a beautiful summer day, a perfect backdrop for the gorgeous flower displays at the Rosecliff Mansion.The theme for this year's show was "Journey- Grand Vistas", and...

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In the garden…potting sheds

Jun 27 2014


Hello my friends...I'm back!! It certainly has been a while since my last blog post (two and a half months I'm sad to say), but my life has finally slowed down A LITTLE, and I am going to make an effort to post at least...

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Colorful Coastal Cottages

Apr 04 2014


Yesterday was sunny and 60 degrees here in Massachusetts.  I know that doesn't sound like a big deal to my southern friends, but believe me, it was glorious!  After a LONG, cold winter and a miserable March, it was wonderful to feel the sun's warmth on my...

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Blue & White in the Garden

Mar 03 2014

Blue and White Bash March copy

  Today I'm linking up at the The Pink Pagoda to join others in sharing our love for blue and white.  Whether it's in interior design, fashion, entertaining or outdoor spaces, we just can't get enough of it!  And speaking of "enough", I've HAD ENOUGH of this...

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One Room Challenge Update

Feb 26 2014

ORC Today

Today the lovely Linda at Calling It Home is hosting the One Room Challenge Now, where participants of past One Room Challenges can show updates they've made to their rooms.In the last One Room Challenge, I tackled my dining room-You can see all of the photos here.  Unfortunately,...

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A Blue Library

Feb 12 2014


"A house that has a library in it has a soul"  - PlatoI've been drooling over this gorgeous blue library ever since I saw it in the June 2013 issue of House Beautiful.  It is so inviting and cozy..perfect for these cold winter days!  The...

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