Country in the City

Last night was one of those wonderful, live in the moment kind of nights! My husband and I met up with some friends to see…

Casual Beach Table Setting

After spending a week at the beach, I am suffering from withdrawal. So it seemed like a good time to do a  beachy table setting!…

How To Choose the Best Bath Towels

Every now and then, I go on a search for the perfect bath towel. It usually takes awhile, because I think you need to break…

How to Be a Fabulous House Guest

When entertaining overnight guests in our homes, I think most of us know how to be a great host…But when we’re invited to someone’s home,…

Not So Lazy Days of Summer

Keeping the darlings busy during summer vacation is not very hard. Keeping them from whining and fighting with each other can be! Camp doesn’t start for…

Sweet Tea in Southport

Last week, we spent a long weekend visiting family near Southport, North Carolina.  I always enjoy our trips south so I can relax with the…

Painting the $20 Chair (Benjamin Moore Deep Royal)

Recently, I purchased a $20 Windsor chair at a furniture store closeout sale.  Since I had planned on using the chair in my son’s room,…