Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving is almost upon us. I can hardly believe it! Just in case you are still looking for a few ...Continue reading...

Views. Yes, It’s all About the Views.

Views. Yes, It’s all About the Views.

Many of you know how I appreciate a beautiful equestrian property. I have featured several on this blog. When I went to retrieve more information about this home, I found that despite having quite the equine set up, ...Continue reading...

Election Day Garden Notes

Election Day Garden Notes

It does not feel like a usual crisp autumn day. Starting brisk, but quickly warming to an eventual sunny and warm 70 degrees. Yesterday it was sunny and 75. All week above normal. All year, crazy weather patterns. Add in the clock change, and I feel especially off kilter.It is an odd site to see ...Continue reading...

A New Front Walkway

A New Front Walkway

  Another project we tackled this spring, was a new front walk way. The reasons were two fold - one, making it prettier and more welcoming, and the second, and probably more importantly, was for safety. You can see in the first photo that ...Continue reading...

Deck Redo, part II

Deck Redo, part II

    So we made a decision after carefully researching and studying our options. I will try and explain the rationale as to why we made the decision we did. We chose ...Continue reading...

Deck Redo

Deck Redo

  I promised a post on a major deck redo. Between the weather and waiting for the contractor to do his part, it did indeed take the better part of the summer to complete. Our deck remains solid as a rock. When I built the house, ...Continue reading...

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween to you all! It's been a long time, too long, so let's just get back to it. These last many months have been filled with multiple ...Continue reading...

Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day

Today is a day when we openly express sentiments and affection for someone special, and whether we share a moment, or the day, with one, two, or a host of family or friends, or even alone, there are endless ways to acknowledge love. ...Continue reading...

It’s Been a While……

It’s Been a While……

and while I wrote a post at Christmas, I have not posted again until now.  ...Continue reading...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Let there be joy in the possibilities……..Happy New Year!!  I like the New Year's Holiday. On the eve, sometimes we go out, sometimes we stay in, enjoying the watching of the festivities on Times Square, perhaps watching a movie, and always….. ...Continue reading...