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Simple. Summer. Salads.

Summer is finally here – I’m ready to pare down, go simple, fresh and colorful and to dine al fresco! So I’ve been busy looking at some of my favorite Simple Summer Salad Recipes that I’d like to share with you. All are super easy…

June 5, 2016
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Vintage Made Easy

You would think that having a shop named “brocante” meant that I know all about vintage, but yet…. It started when I decided I needed a new pair of jeans. Well, not exactly new, I wanted a pair of vintage Levi’s – specifically Levi 501’s.…

February 14, 2016
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Living with Pets

I can’t imagine living without my (many) pets so what’s a person to do who wants a stylish home and has pets? Here are a few things to keep in mind before you bring that cute cat or puppy into your home – I…

October 18, 2015
All Life My Homes The River


This past week I got up extra early so that I could stargaze (the celestial kind). Since my puppy Stella Bleu likes to get up at dawn rather than sleep in, that was not really a problem. I did this because last week was…

August 16, 2015
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Our River Home

I mentioned a few months ago that I was updating our River Home and I want to share some pics with you. If you remember, I was wanting to change out some of my greige to grey. So first, all the rooms were painted…

August 10, 2015
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Surfs Up!

I am lucky to live on the water and be inspired by the beauty of the river. So my thoughts turn naturally to decorating a coastal home. And what’s more coastal than a palette of soft greens, blues and whites? Here are some of…

July 3, 2015
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Chandeliers in the Bath

I admit it – I’m a sucker for chandeliers in the bath. I especially love them over the tub and even have one over my own bathtub. (No, this isn’t my bathroom – but I can see the river from mine too!) I’ve collected a…

June 18, 2015