Have you ordered your holiday cards yet? Me either. My Christmas cards, which I love, sometimes become a big ol’ pain. Not this year. If you are with me, check out this post and make your plans. A stress-free December is coming your way!
Nashville Houses & Gardens
There is nothing like looking though beautiful Nashville homes to inspire! Add the gorgeous landscaping ideas and advice for gardening and you are sure to be satisfied. Not only do we showcase these local homes, but you'll also find beautiful homes from across the South as some days there really is nothing better than lingering over beautiful home photos, is there?
Right across from the meadow, on the mountain I’ve been going to since I was born, is the old Farmer Jones house and barn. As happens with many old mountain farm houses, the main house, apple house and garage did not stand the test of time well. It became sad to pass by the house…
StyleBlueprint answers a reader question about what to bring to a 4th of July gathering.
Last Sunday I had a perfect, wondrous, and beauteous day. I started the day out by gathering every container in my garage, and with the help of my friend, Brooks Mathews, created some lovely masterpieces for my patio. In the Nashville horticulture circles, Brooks is known as the blue ribbon expert when it comes to
Wiff Harmer made my husband tear up. Really – she did. Her weapon was her camera and her wound was the realization that childhood moments are fleeting. I am a huge advocate for spending money on professional photography. I have a clear memory from my own childhood of my mother lamenting an expense that her
My friend, who will go unnamed, is a planner and a do-er. I knew when she and her husband decided to build a few years back that every detail would be thought of. They fought to keep the home as small as possible and focused on high quality construction which was environmentally friendly. One of their
One of the highlights of my holiday season was being invited to the Holly Ball. Never heard of it? That’s because it is a debutante ball in Cleveland, Tennessee. I went to see my niece, the lovely and beautiful, Caitlin Robbins, presented to a crowded ballroom wearing a gorgeous gown from Village Bridal in Nashville. What appealed
It is with TOTAL DISCLOSURE – and Liza’s blessing – that I offer today’s post about my brother-in-law’s local, seasonal business, Santa’s Trees. Nepotism aside, we would write about him anyway, as he is just the type of story we LOVE to blog about: local, passionate, and excellent at what he does. One reason I
Get comfortable because this is a long post crammed with information on how to make your Thanksgiving magical. While many feel Thanksgiving requires lots of preparation, I promise you I know folks who have zoomed to the store looking for a fresh turkey because, OOPS, they forgot to thaw the one in the freezer.
My Facebook wall is about 25% comments complaints on the fact that November 1st ushers in the Christmas Season. I know I know. I could have said Holidays….but it IS Christmas that has become the lucrative winter holiday and most of that holyday has been eradicated making it part Secular holiday, part Christian Holiday….thus stores go