Small Town on a Great Lake

We escaped the heat wave in search of some lake breezes. A little rest and relaxation in a charming lake town is always a good idea. This...

Autumn’s Color Pallet

Enjoying the last days of Autumn with all it’s brilliant colors while I still can. I admit, I cannot get enough of Autumn’s color...

Autumn at My Yellow Farmhouse

I’m not sure how summer flew by so quickly but, ready or not, autumn has arrived. The days are still hot but the mornings and evenings...

A Summer of Flowers

“Flowers are the music of the ground. From earth’s lips spoken without sound” -Edwin Curran Having an abundance of farms, farmers...

Al Fresco

A year ago I shared my front porch and how I decorated it. It was the first thing on my to-do list when we bought the house. While we had...

My Cool She-Shed

I have to admit that the first time we visited this property last year, I was immediately sold by the wraparound porch and the shed out...

Summer Ready

Ready for summer! Ready for lazy days, wild air-dried hair, summer flowers, and a whole lot of front porch sitting. My favorite place to...

Welcoming Spring into my Home

“The beautiful Spring came; and when nature resumes it’s loveliness, the human soul is apt to revive also.” After a lengthy pause from my...

A Merry Little Christmas

I have received several requests from a devoted blog reader to share a post with my Christmas decorations. Although I have been sharing...

Front Porch Oasis

As most people, this summer we are spending the majority of our time at home and I wanted to make it an enjoyable experience, as much as...

The Long Road Home

"Home is not only a place, but also a feeling." It's been a long time since I have felt at home. Many years of longing for a place to...

A Commentary on Surviving the Times

Life sure got interesting lately, didn't it? I feel like I'm living in a Sci-fi movie and I don't particularly enjoy them. I'd much...

Escape to Nature

My family and I make it a point to leave the house daily in an attempt to keep our sanity during these crazy times, no matter the weather...

The Quest for Less

I'm on a long and ongoing journey to reduce the amount of clothes in my wardrobe. It started over a year ago when I had to empty my...

The Beautiful In-Between

I have found myself in somewhat of an unfamiliar territory in the last several months. Lots of changes have happened in my family's life....

Blazer Weather

Just a bit obsessed with oversized blazers this season. This Madewell Dorset blazer is one of my favorites, and apparently everyone...

Why I Love My Longchamp Bags

I often get questions and comments on Instagram about my Longchamp Le Pliage bags, so I decided to devote a post to them. First, let me...

White Blazer And A Personalized Bag

At the end of August, many of us are starting to think about fall, although it still mostly feels like summer. The mornings and evenings...

Citrus and Honey