If I Had a Hammer

If I Had a Hammer

Those who love projects and even those who don’t, likely have a toolbox full of hardware to complete those tasks on the household list. What’s in your toolbox and how do you get the pesky tools to stay there?   I am constantly singing the little tune,...
A Blanket of Bubbles

A Blanket of Bubbles

Relaxing from head to toe under a blanket of bubbles is a luxury that I have always enjoyed, but never more than now that I am over 50. In the winter, slipping into a warm bath washes away the cold. Here in the south, we had an unnatural number of cold days, so baths...
The Spirit of Loveliness: In the Garden

The Spirit of Loveliness: In the Garden

In honor of the coming of Spring, I have pruned a post from way back in the day of my first blog, Rave Redux. This was one of many posts where I reviewed how the book, The Spirit of Loveliness, by Emilie Barnes had affected my life. Today’s post tells how it...
Tracy’s Home

Tracy’s Home

In January, we were privileged to visit with my niece’s host mom during the Distinguished Young Women’s pageant. Tracy was “another mother” to my niece for a solid week and as we visited when the pageant was over, she was just as warm and...
Color of the Year: Radiant Orchid

Color of the Year: Radiant Orchid

Last week after having lunch with my friend, Pat, I stopped by Old Time Pottery in Foley, AL. I was on a mission to find an inexpensive wardrobe mirror that I could doctor and transform into something fabulous. Instead of a mirror, I fell in love with the color of...
Best of Houzz 2014

Best of Houzz 2014

  I have a new badge on my Houzz profile page. I’ve been awarded the Best of Houzz 2014 Award for Customer Service. I didn’t even know that this award was out there. I’m very excited and just had to share this with my readers and clients. I...