Paris Markets

Oct 07 2013


It's a gloomy gray Monday morning here in New England, so how about a burst of color to start your day?  These photos are from our summer trip to France and Italy, which ended with three days in Paris.  We stayed in the 11th arrondissement...

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One Room Challenge

Oct 03 2013


I am very excited to tell you about an event I am participating in over the next six weeks!  It's call The One Room Challenge, and was started a few years back by Linda at Calling It Home.  Twice a year, Linda invites 20 designers...

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Decorating for Fall

Sep 30 2013


I know, I know...I'm talking about decorating for fall on the last day of September!  I may be a little behind, but when it comes to months of the year, I always think of October and November as "Fall".  Here in New England, September usually...

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Fall Giveaway

Sep 26 2013


I'm excited to announce the first Summerland Homes & Gardens Giveaway! One lucky winner will receive this Pottery Barn antique mercury glass pumpkin!   Decorate for fall with this lovely pumpkin and give this harvest season a classic festive glow. The pumpkin is  6.5" diameter, 6.5" high and washed...

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Gallery Walls

Sep 16 2013


I know I had promised photos of our new living room floor, but in the middle of writing the post last week my computer crashed, and is now completely dead.  So a new computer is being bought today (I'm writing this on my husband's laptop) and...

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A little calm in the chaos

Aug 28 2013


Once again, we have a few too many things going on in our household!  The kids headed back to school this week (Yeah!), but it's that week of limbo where we're trying to figure out sports, school and work schedules, child care and getting back into the...

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