DIY | For The Home

Book Review: Made by Yourself

Recently, I had the chance to review the new book Made by Yourself, written by Peter Fehrentz.  Peter has a degree in metal design and has worked as a set stylist,  product designer and photographer for German and international magazines since 1993.  His experience certainly shines through this book. It’s a compilation of 48 different […]

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Decor | Outdoor Living

Inviting outdoor spaces

As spring morphs into summer, it is time to think about refreshing or decorating outdoor spaces. Outdoor spaces can be inviting and restful places to kick back and enjoy the great outdoors just beyond your living room.  Whether your lanai is enclosed or left open to the elements and critters, here are a few tips […]

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Features | Weekend Recap

Weekend in review….

Last week we celebrated our 15th wedding anniversary and opted to go to lunch at our favorite Mexican restaurant on Saturday. It happens to be tucked into a small space at the nearby outdoor mall and it was a gorgeous day to walk around too. We were seated by a beautiful  fireplace….. I enjoyed my […]

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Arts & Crafts | DIY

The Gilded Egg Project

As a child, I loved to decorate Easter eggs.  It was always a rite of spring. I recall my brother and I sitting at the kitchen table with the Paas eggs dyes set up in front of us and eagerly waiting for mom to bring over the hard-boiled eggs for us to decorate. We would […]

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