Inspiring Porch Ideas

Inspiring Porch Ideas

Do you have an old shed or structure in your yard?  Why not take a little time and create an inspiring porch to enjoy all year long?  This inviting space was an old shed.  They raised the roof and made it pop with color! Using garage sale finds and adding a coat of colorful paint will do miracles…and it gives it a comfortable feel … [Read more...]

Create an Outdoor Room With a Tent!!

Create an Outdoor Room With a Tent!!

Sometimes simple ideas can turn an average deck into the most amazing spot to read, relax, and entertain your friends and family.  You don’t have to add on to your home to add a room!  Check this out!   Create your own outdoor room with a tent!  That’s right, this beautiful outdoor space is all in a lovely tent.  It all started with … [Read more...]

Winning Kitchen Storage Ideas

Winning Kitchen Storage Ideas

Sometimes we need just a little more space, or just the right space, to keep everything in order in the kitchen.  I love, love, love seeing my pretty dishes and vintage pyrex bowls so I wouldn’t want to hide them away in a regular kitchen cabinet.  Decorating with what you use can keep it all in reach and look beautiful at the same time.  Here … [Read more...]

Sizzling Outdoor Spaces

Sizzling Outdoor Spaces

Since we live in Florida we spend a large part of the year enjoying our outdoor areas.  There’s nothing like sipping cold lemonade and reading in the shade of a palm tree. :)  Our back porch is like an extension of our house so we are always adding a touch here and there to improve it.  I’m a big fan of potted plants and umbrellas! Here’s a peek … [Read more...]

Decorate With Tangerine

Decorate With Tangerine

Spring is here…time to add some color to every room of your house!  Patone’s Color of the Year is Tangerine Tango and this sweet and sassy color will brighten up any decor.  Just a touch is all you need and you can never go wrong with new pillows, right? Look for tons of small accessories coming to a store near you.  A simple vase or lamp … [Read more...]

7 Cute Kid’s Rooms

7 Cute Kid’s Rooms

There aren’t many things sweeter than an adorable child’s room.  Whether it's nurseries that look like they're out of the magazines or a little girl’s room that is just like a fairytale, imagination is the key to a fabulous design. I’ve found some stunning examples that I know will make you want to have a house full of children…maybe. This … [Read more...]

Contemporary Winter Lodge

Contemporary Winter Lodge

It never fails.  This time of year I always start to dream of cozy lodges overlooking fabulous ski slopes.  I’m a Florida girl for sure, but I can always handle a week in the snow…that’s about how long it takes me to wear all the winter attire I have in my entire closet! Well, this Aspen ski home is even more beautiful than the one in my … [Read more...]

5 Built-In Dog Beds

5 Built-In Dog Beds

This post is for all those dog lovers out there!  We’ve had dog beds that were cute but never something worth writing about…well, these built-in dog beds are worth every word.     Oh my gosh!  How cute is that?!  You know you want a little doggie cubbie hole bed like this one!  Your sweet puppy could be right by your side and … [Read more...]

Wonderful White

Wonderful White

I have a super colorful house but there are days when I wish it was all white.  There’s something soothing about layers and layer of white that invites you to sit back and read a book or dream colorful dreams. All white with a touch of grey…just beautiful!     White with natural colored accents…so … [Read more...]

Beautiful Bookcases

Beautiful Bookcases

The world might full of Kindles, IPads and other book reading devices but there’s still something magical about a great selection of books.  I’m sure you have books that you save to read over and over again, so you’ll need a bookcase of some sort.  You might have just the right spot for one of these creative bookcases! This circular bookshelf is … [Read more...]