natural elements~objects from the sea

Hello! I hope everyone is well! I thought I would continue on my natural element phase. We'll call it a "series" since phase sounds a little flaky and obsessive! Objects from nature are a wonderful way to accessorize a room adding texture, color and beauty. I like a subtle color palette of greys and whites, …

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 things she loved. Blue and white Staffordshire ironstone, always a classic, handed down from my Mom. She actually gathered it piece by piece from our local …

white veranda

Hello everyone, and happy Wednesday! Now that the holidays are over, it's time to settle in for a long winter here in Montana. Not that winter has been particularly harsh, but we are, without a doubt, lacking in the daylight department! Which brings me to this sweet Swedish blog, White Veranda . I understand the idea …

empty nest…..

....again. Well Christmas is over, the kids have come and gone, and I'm left with an empty nest....again. Now, one might think that this is a sad time (it is), but I like to look  forward to what's ahead.  And just what am I to do with an empty nest?? RE-FEATHER IT!! As the New …