Published: October 2011

trick or treat…

Happy Halloween! We are spending our afternoon preparing for trick or treating in our neighborhood.  We are filling up baskets of candy, setting out spider webs, and tweaking our costumes. Here are our little ones costume choices this year: Super E has a great costume but today Super E wants to be a princess….we will ... Read more


electric blue…

I went to Nashville over the weekend and loved spotting a Maysey Craddock painting hanging in the newly opened Nordstrom in the Green Hills Mall.  The electric blue caught my attention and just made me smile.  I discussed Maysey here and her paintings continue to captivate me. I apologize for the iphone photo and the ... Read more


warm spaces…

Here in Memphis, we are experiencing our first chilly night of the fall season which means for most of us our first roaring fire since last winter.  A fireplace is at the top of my list of favorite features of a home.  Fireplaces like everything else come in all shapes and sizes. The fireplace is ... Read more


before and after…

Last year, my parents decided to sell their home and downsize to a small cottage.  They found a great three bedroom two bathroom home in a quiet neighborhood.  They were sold on the great floor plan that fit their needs.  The new home cut their current space in half which created lots of purging, selling, ... Read more


matchbook…

This weekend I recommend taking the time to click through the latest issue of Matchbook Magazine.  Founded less than a year ago, by college roommates, Matchbook Magazine “seeks to inspire women around the globe to design a life they adore.  From lipstick to letterpress, gelato to grosgrain, and Paris to Peru, consider us your field ... Read more


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