• Room Inspiration – Inspired By Charm

    Kev and I follow a nice fella named Michael on Twitter and I wanted to blog about some of his crafty projects here today. He writes a blog called Inspired by Charm, and he owns a bed and breakfast in … Continue reading


    Room Inspiration – Kristin Alber Style

    I stumbled onto a home tour online a couple of weeks ago, that instantly had me scooting my chair up closer to my monitor. There were so many little details I wanted to lock in my brain! The house is … Continue reading


    Hobby Farm

    Once upon a time, a curious couple named Kansel and Letel decided to take a little drive and see about a hobby farm they saw advertised for sale… They passed many a horse-dotted pasture along the way… …and tucked just … Continue reading


    Cottage Living 2007 Idea House- Custom Chalkboard Paint Color

    Cottage Living’s 2007 Idea House has always been one of my favorites. Do you remember it? The home sits at 4505 Camp Street- a historic neighborhood, in the heart of New Orleans. It has 2400 square feet of living space, three … Continue reading

    House Tour – Union Springs, AL

    Earlier this month, we took a trip to Union Springs, Alabama. It’s a small, laid-back town located about an hour and a half southeast of where we live. Century-old Victorian homes line many of the streets around town, and the … Continue reading

    Raised In Cotton

    The other night after reading our blog post about our transom opening, I received an email from Carol of “Raised In Cotton”. She sent us photos of the transoms in her 140 year old farmhouse. We were so excited to … Continue reading

    HGTV Green Home Photos

    I’m still reeling from our serendipitous trip to the 2008 Green Home on Friday. I almost feels like a dream. (Mom- did I really get to see it in person?) It’s currently up for sale, and the asking price is … Continue reading

    2008 Green Home Video Tour

    Daisy Cottage

    “I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn’t say any other way…things I had no words for.” – Georgia O’Keeffe One of my favorite places to visit on the web is Daisy Cottage. It’s sunny… … Continue reading

    Maple Street Marvel

    About two miles from our Lettered Cottage, sits a bona-fide Southern Charmer… It’s listed for sale for $199,900. Dreamers to the cores of our beings, Kevin and I love to visit places like these to draw inspiration from their charming … Continue reading

    My Dream House

    I happened upon the most perfect house today.Just look at it! (sigh). I LOVE the way the carriage house-style garage is positioned in relation to the house.Almost like so that they can each admire each other from where they both … Continue reading

    Tracery Interiors

    While reading one of my favorite blogs, Blueprint Bliss , I learned about a company called Tracery Interiors. It was started by a firm called Dungan Nequette Architects located in Birmingham, Alabama. The Tracery shop is located in Rosemary Beach, … Continue reading

    Country Living House of the Year 2008- Living Room Video

    Simply inspiring!

    My Second Place

    When Kevin and I sold our first house, on Hermitage Drive, we bought a brand new house, across the street from his Mom and Dads place. This is the only NEW house I have ever lived in.It was tiny, at … Continue reading

    2008 Southern Living Idea House – Forth Worth, TX

    Verona Park Idea House Living Room Dining Room Kitchen Master Bedroom Boys Bedroom