IF WALLS COULD TALK

This beautiful Beaux Arts-style mansion located in Chicago was constructed in 1899 by a notable doctor as a wedding gift to his daughter. At some point in its history the home was purchased by Hugh Hefner who also purchased an adjacent parcel to create a Playboy Mansion Compound. Hefner has since sold the property and the two […]

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Nina Liddle and the Chatham Inn at 359 Main

If you have been following me on Instagram you know that Mr. B and I have covered a lot of territory in Massachusetts during a two week vacation. We stayed in a variety of accommodations ranging from quaint inns to high end, luxury hotels.  We carefully selected each lodging after painstaking research to ensure each […]

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Pasadena Showcase House 2015: The Writers Room

I have made it tradition to tour the Pasadena Showcase House each year. The homes selected and the designer updates never seem to disappoint. This year one of my favorite rooms was designed by Robert Frank Design of San Marino, California. It was probably one of the smallest rooms in this 9,600 square foot home (plus a […]

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