Great Gear For Your Best Friend

January 30, 2018 by Melissa | 0 Comments

For many years I had two beautiful labs.  Maya was a chocolate lab and two years older than our black lab, Josie.  I got them both when they were 8 weeks old and they lived to be 16 years old. … Continue reading

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In the Works: Master Bedroom

January 19, 2018 by Melissa | 0 Comments

Home Goods and West Elm Vases

In the past, my bedroom has served as a dumping ground.  Clothes that the kids out grew were stored in boxes, candles that didn’t work somewhere else in the house found a home on my dresser, and all the magazines … Continue reading

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The Best Indoor Holiday Wreaths

November 29, 2017 by Melissa | 0 Comments

Right now, I am all about finding the best holiday decor.  I like things to be subtle – nothing too gawdy or over the top – but also festive.  I think that a beautiful wreath over a mantle or hung … Continue reading

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A Holiday Table That Will Take You Through The Whole Season

November 13, 2017 by Melissa | 0 Comments

I love cooking and entertaining at the holidays. I especially love setting a beautiful table.  I think that setting the mood for a holiday meal is half of what makes the meal special. But, one thing I don’t like is … Continue reading

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Cocktail Table Styling

November 2, 2017 by Melissa | 0 Comments

Image courtesy of Kendall Wilkinson Design There is a fine art to styling a cocktail table.   Too stark and the room looks barren; too much on the table and it starts to look cluttered.  This is especially true in a … Continue reading

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