Vintage Chair for My Home Office

I’ve wanted this turquoise chair for years (if you’ve been reading my blog you’ve probably spotted a pattern here). I love its Mad Men feel and swanky shape. Mainly I love its history. Now, in a bittersweet turn...

Beach Reads You Can’t Miss

Every year around this time, I start planning out my beach reads. I may not even read them at the beach…it may be the lake, backyard, porch swing, or simply on my sofa during a rainy July afternoon....

Let Them Keep Their Blankies

Someday these tattered and torn but well-loved objects of affection will be in shadow boxes. But for now I will keep mending and stitching up this doggy, piggy, and two tiny blankies until there is nothing more than a remnant left. I must...

Pimento Cheese Like the Masters

I come from a family of golfers. It’s always on TV at home, there’s always a tournament to attend, golf clubs scattered around the house. So with it being Masters week, it’s pretty much 24/7 around here. Anyone...

Easter Bucket Baskets

Spring has sprung! And with it comes a seemingly endless string of holidays and events…Easter, Mother’s Day, graduations, and then about twenty-eleven birthdays in May alone for our family. Usually by the beginning of March I’m in the...

Old-School Water Fountain

Anything described as “old-school” always sounds like it comes from better times, times when life didn’t get in the way of itself. That’s what came to mind when I saw this sweet old turquoise water fountain at Round...