Little Scraps of Kitchen Inspiration….

Life seems to be moving at warp speed around here.  This is evidenced by the fact that I ran a pillow through the washer this week and our dry cleaning was delivered yesterday and...

Need Albert Hadley’s “Fireworks” Wallpaper?????

One of the biggest downers these days is checking stock and hearing the dreaded words...."BACKORDER."  It happens a lot these days...as I suspect companies are staying lean and pr...

Jay Jeffers “Stump Rug” on One Kings Lane….

Sorry for the slow posts around here. My parents have been in visiting and we've been busy, busy! Just thought I would pop in today with a quick post. Do you remember the rug Jay J...

The Exterior….a Sunday Afternoon Walk….

My husband and I love nothing more than to load the kids up in the double stroller and get out and walk our neighborhood.  On Sunday afternoon we walked up to WholeFoods to get so...

The Remodel….

We are starting to get serious about our remodel.  We've interviewed a number of architects and of course they have all mentioned that they need pictures, drawings, etc. to help t...

A little fabric love….

I am having the hardest time finding the right fabrics for Maddie's new room.  The wallpaper I have chosen has an off white background and I was all set to use the Rubie Green che...

Finding A Common Thread….

Any idea what these rooms have in common? Kelly Keiser via Better Homes & Gardens   House Beautiful   photo by Jame Carriere for House Beautiful   Christina Murphy (photo by...

Bary Dixon’s Michael Bench Spotted Again….

Last year, I blogged about seeing the Barry Dixon "Michael" bench in a couple of different places.  Well, I've spotted it again and I still love it just as much. Coastal Living Oc...

Lucite Coolness….

Admittedly, you will probably not find Lucite in my home (other than a Ghost or Kartell in the kids' spaces).  But, for someone who is into Lucite, how cool are these chairs in t...

More Kitchen Inspiration…

Recall that the seating in this image is my new inspiration for our kitchen after the update.  The floor also has me in awe....and I am thinking about doing something similar in o...