fiddle dee dee

I spy a fiddle leaf fig tree. Everywhere. If you haven't noticed them yet, then you're a little late to the party. But that's okay, I live in Montana and everyone's late to the design/trend party here. Not everyone, but you get the gist. This is the fiddle leaf fig tree, and not only does …

winter whites + snow baby

Hello friends! We are deep into winter. Snow. Ice. Cold temps. I have learned to embrace winter, well in January anyways, March and April, not so much. We started out the new year making a harrowing 350 mile drive on snow packed icy roads to meet our precious new granddaughter! Words truly cannot express the …

the pie safe

Hello Friends!! As we progress on the building of our home, we have had a few set backs. Mainly, hubby had to return to an actual paying job, Ā which has slowed down work here considerably! With winter baring down on us (temps reaching into the teens) and one week before the first snowfall, we moved …

true confessions

It's true. I have a confession to make. I have a woodstove. It has been a love/hate relationship from day one. It is quite possibly isĀ the bestĀ heat source you could have if you live in a region with winter. However, it is a decorating/design nightmare!! So imagine to my surprise finding images on pinterest of …

white and wood

Hello friends, Yes, it's me. I have been MIA in the blogging department, and I could offer you some long list of lame excuses..... but I won't. I have however been working my booth at the Montana Antique Mall, going on some wild buying trip adventures, purchased my first can of Annie Sloan Chalk paint …

mum’s the word

With Mother's Day approaching, what a perfect time to take out those special items that make a table beautiful! And what a better way to celebrate Mom, than bringing out the thingsĀ sheĀ loved. Blue and white Staffordshire ironstone, always a classic, handed down from my Mom. She actually gathered it piece by piece from our local …

road trip

Hello Everyone!! It's been a while! I was feeling a little guilty for taking off on a road trip when I should have been working here... These were taken a few years ago and I am glad to report my neighbors have removed all the cars.....and the trees and shrubs have matured as planned...... to …