My son and I went on a “field trip” to the Rock Barrell in Dallas yesterday to hunt for some fancy rocks and geodes – his latest obsession!  His awesome kindergarten teacher came along for a visit and we all searched and played together.  It was so inspiring and I wanted to buy everything!  Here…

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Y’all….this is genius: It’s called a Mimish and it can hold all of those stuffed animals that don’t have a real place to call home for you.  Then the kids can enjoy it as a bean bag chair! So smart.  Why didn’t I think of that? My darling friend Julie Gates, who was the host…

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Happy Friday Y’all! I woke up this morning with a new attitude – and I needed one!  I have had a hectic couple of weeks and I needed to re-adjust and get back on track.  This morning I decided that it was time to get my act together and stop racing around like a chicken…

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Have a great Friday y’all!  Check the links below to see some of my favorite on-line treats of the week.  Are you going to try my friend Alex Hitz’s recipes from House Beautiful? Absolutely signing up for a trip like Gwyneth’s when my kids are a little bit older. I love keeping up with Carolyne Roehm’s…

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In my next house (a girl can dream!) I will be decking a room out in de Gournay’s Plum Blossom.  Isn’t it beautiful?  It isn’t inexpensive but I think it is so beautiful and I’d happily scrimp on other elements of a room if was able to slather the walls in this! What room would…

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You may be familiar with John Robshaw and his beautiful bedding, but have you seen his latest collaboration with Duralee? With fabric so lovely, and a reasonable price point, what could be better?  A few favorites…. (how does one resist an elephant fabric?) 

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How dreamy are these photographs from Eye Poetry? I could spend hours on end looking through all of her beautiful work, but these are just a few of my personal favorites.  For more prints visit Eye Poetry’s Etsy shop here. 

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I love a good gallery wall.  At our first home, we had our staircase practically wallpapered in images, all in black frames.  I always thought that there needed to be some sort of unifying element (like the black frames) but some of these homes prove otherwise.   At our current home, we recently started on…

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These animal prints by Sharon Montrose have made their way around the blogosphere, but I just can’t seem to get enough of these charming prints! I especially love the Little Darling series- simply adorable prints of baby animals that would make the perfect addition to any nursery or kids room.  How perfect is Molly Sim’s…

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Did you catch me?  I was back on one of my favorite sets yesterday.  When Nate Berkus asks you to add Southern Style color to a bedroom on his stage, you go!  We used Southern Living Homes Editor Jen Kopf’s bedroom as our inspiration and ran with it.  I hope you like our tips! Click…

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