2017 Color of the Year

2017 Color of the Year

Well, a new year means a new color of the year. This year Pantone has declared Greenery to be that hue. They declare it to be a color of ...Continue reading...

To the Curb, Baby.

To the Curb, Baby.

Well, we have kicked 2016 to the curb, and 2017 offers us all fresh possibilities. I find it rather interesting that ...Continue reading...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

What happened? It was just Christmas, and now it's New Year's Eve! I am really looking forward to the fresh potential of a group of 12 months and 365 days under the umbrella of New Year number 2017. Before the new year begins, I want first, to thank every one of you for your loyal following, especially ...Continue reading...

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah

    I can barely believe it is Christmas Day. It hardly seems possible. My wish for all of you is that after all the hustle and bustle, the day settles into all that you may wish for, and especially that  you are all able to enjoy the day with family and friends. Today,a very short post....... ...Continue reading...

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

I love that song, no matter who sings it. Today, Christmas Eve, I have some photos to share of Christmas around my home. ...Continue reading...

It’s a Plaid, Plaid, Plaid Christmas

It’s a Plaid, Plaid, Plaid Christmas

Maybe you are beginning to feel that it's really a mad, mad, mad, holiday dash, with all the last minute preparations and gift buying. I hope this is not the case, but whether ...Continue reading...

Whimsical Christmas Trees

Whimsical Christmas Trees

Most of us have already decorated our tree, or know how we will do it. Even though, I thought it might be fun to take a look at trees that were done with a whimsical approach, ...Continue reading...

A Georgia Cottage Decorated for Christmas

A Georgia Cottage Decorated for Christmas

I happened across this warm, cozy cottage, delightfully decorated for the holidays. This Georgia, 2,000 sq ft. home belongs to James Farmer, Editor- at- Large at Southern Living. The curb appeal is undeniable and welcoming. Let's take a look.             all above photos for Southern Living by LAUREY W. GLENN. Magnolias are quintessentially southern. Below are some additional examples ...Continue reading...

A Flat Hanging Christmas Tree

A Flat Hanging Christmas Tree

For a couple of years now I have had several ideas for whimsical Christmas trees. I went with my friend Margaret, visiting me from NY, to ...Continue reading...