Monthly Archives: May 2009

29 May


Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://So my first encounter with blogger Sarah of La Jeune Marie could have gone one of two ways. Either she would think I was nutty and try to block me from her site or we would become great friends. I’m … Continue reading
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28 May

Champagne Taste on a Beer Budget

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I always want what I can’t have. Isn’t this the case for many ladies out there? Especially in the high-end world of  home interiors it’s hard not to fall in love with items that will break the bank. Since my … Continue reading
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27 May

Look kids, Big Ben! Parliament!

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I don’t know what it is, but I have a strong love and affection for all things that are British. I’ve never even visited London, but I feel like I have with all the books that fill my shelves describing … Continue reading
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26 May

Home Improvement: Florida Room

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Well I’m sure I still have paint somewhere on my body, but yesterday afternoon I finished painting the Florida Room. To recap this is what the room looked like when we first moved in: We lived with it that way … Continue reading
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26 May

Forget Paris

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://So the lovely, stylish, talented and world traveler Alek is off on vacation with her hubs to Paris! I imagine that she is enjoying the  sights, shopping lots and eating even more baked goods. Of course I’m totally jealous. I’ve … Continue reading
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25 May

Low-key weekend?

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://Ah does everyone remember that I mentioned on Friday’s post that I didn’t really have anything going on this weekend? Well due to that this nutty lady woke up Sunday morning and decided that she was tired of seeing the … Continue reading
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22 May

With a lemon twist…

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I can’t tell you how exciting it was to receive an email from Alison of My little happy place asking me to participate in a post she was putting together on designer/decorators personal homes. Woo hoo! How thrilling to be … Continue reading
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22 May

IN HER SHOES: Blueprint Bliss

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://You’ve heard me say it before, but I have to say it again. I think I was meant to live in the south. I love those beautiful houses with their wrap around porches, monograms, and all that wonderful southern hospitality! … Continue reading
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21 May

Message in a bottle

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://We all know that in the styling of kitchens many designers go to designer glass water bottles in order to add a pop of color and give the room a lived in feel. The usual suspects are normally: Perrier, San … Continue reading
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20 May

It’s vintage!

Continue reading ” rel=”nofollow”>http://I know that all design lovers have a special place in their hearts for KWID Imperial Trellis whether it be in wallpaper, fabric or even tattoo form, but sometimes the wallet won’t allow what the heart wants so here is … Continue reading
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