• Monthly Archives: June 2010

    Name the Cottage & Haley’s Cottage Winners

    Hello! I’m just now finally getting around to posting the names of the winners of the“Name the Cottage”Contest. So sorry for the delay! Cottage Name: “Screened Inn”Submitted by: Jonathan and Andrea Forsyth (and Dallin too!) Master Bedroom Name: “Lettered Love”Submitted … Continue reading

    Home Sweet Hairballs

    We’re home! And, boy oh boy, do we have some cleaning/weeding/mowing/mail-sorting to do. It’s crazy what can happen to a place when you go away for three weeks!(How can one kitty cat, and one 9 pound dog shed SO much … Continue reading

    Open House Day

    Yesterday… ————————————————————————————- Need help arranging your furniture?Got design questions?Check out my e-book!

    Shopping in Savannah and Racing Towards the Finish Line

    Well, it’s been an amazing two weeks on Tybee so far, and although we’ve had some great meals (the shrimp po’boy at Stingrays is deloosh and breakfast at The Breakfast Club is to die for!), stayed in some amazing cottages, … Continue reading

    Dusk at Doodlebug

    It’s Happy Hour and I’m sitting on a white wicker settee inside the screened-in porch at a cottage called “Doodlebug”. It’s topped with a lime green, leopard print cushion… The view of the marsh in front of the cottage is … Continue reading

    Vote For Your Favorite Cottage Names!

    Alrighty!Are you ready to cast your votes?Diane narrowed down her favorite names, so here are the contenders… If you’d like to cast your votes-visit the poll in our left sidebar.(Comments left on this post will not be counted as votes) … Continue reading

    Flurniture and Fabrics

    Well, I wanted to film a video of our latest junkin’ excursion, but somebody with blonde hair, whose name rhymes with Kayla, forgot to charge the video camera battery the night before, so unfortunately this is all we got… BUT,we … Continue reading

    "Holiday with Matthew Mead" Contest

    Back in March, amidst the release of his premiere issue of Flea Market Style magazine, celebrity lifestyle and entertaining expert, Mr. Matthew Mead, was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule to write a Foreword for my … Continue reading

    Sensational Stuff To Sort Through

    Hello! And if you submitted a name to the “Name the Cottage” contest- THANK YOU! We’re having a ball reading through them all! Diane is narrowing down her favorites (she likes so many, she’s decided to give each one of … Continue reading

    Meet the Cottage, Name the Cottage

    After a pit stop for groceries at Walmart (and Publix!) in Savannah, we rolled onto Tybee Island around 6:00 Monday night. The weather was absolutely perfect, and the atmosphere was just as refreshing as I remember it being. And even … Continue reading

    My Birthday, Band Boys & the Beach House!

    Today I’m celebrating my 36th birthday with my 35 year old husband. And by “celebrating”, I mean looking at, and laughing with him all day! And doing his laundry for him while he tells me about his trip. Ya see, … Continue reading

    Virtual Living Room/Dining Room Consultation for Nick, Meredith (and Jack!)

    Howdy! I haven’t shared one of my Virtual Consultations in a while, so I thought I’d blog about one today. Dilemma: How to arrange the furniture in a super small living and dining room that are open to each other. … Continue reading