For as long as I can remember, I’ve found visits to favorite blog sites, a good shelter magazine, design books and actual visits to pretty homes, comforting. They are not just inspirational but they seem to transport me and lower my blood pressure.  🙂

Brandon Ingram Florida Cottagevia

Sometimes it can be a vignette that catches my attention and I’m happy.

Blue and White coffee table tray

Discovering a well-designed room, by a designer that is new to me, makes me smile.



Jared Hughes Design is an Atlanta designer.  His projects include a traditional design with a global influence.  I love the two rooms below, just the right about of blue and white beauty.

Jared Hughes Home




I only recently discovered Amber Lewis.  Her website All Sorts Of is filled with inspirational ideas.

Amber Interiors - Client Tupac Meets Biggie To Decorate The Diggies


Rooms with a splash of blue and white always catch my attention.


Gardens have once again taken a large amount of my attention, but pretty rooms will always be a happy place for me.