HAPPY FRIDAY – HAPPY WEEKEND

Happy Friday! Happy Weekend! I adore this raspberry sofa and mix of pattern. It’s a fun and daring combination…particularly for someone like me who typically shy’s away from the bold use of color and pattern. I guess every now and then we all need to be reminded that sometimes it’s good to step outside of […]

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MY SIMPLE WISH FOR YOU

jan 1 simple wish on new years day

Happy New Year, my dear friends and readers! It’s the start of another year. A fresh start with 365 days that lie before us; each with possibility. I am optimistic about what lies ahead and am excited to see what the new year has in store. I am already planning two upcoming trips, so I can […]

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MERRY CHRISTMAS 2016

Merry Christmas! What are your plans for this holiday weekend? Mr. B and I will be hosting a casual dinner at our seaside ranch home and will be welcoming a couple of overnight guests. I love opening our home and sharing it with friends and family. I also look forward to playing “Christmas Bingo”, which has […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY

Happy Friday! I can’t believe that this is the last weekend before Christmas. I have lots to accomplish this weekend including finalizing the Christmas dinner menu, figuring out a Christmas dinner table centerpiece and putting the finishing touches on our holiday decorating. This weekend I also plan to hang the new mirror we bought a […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY

In the United States, Labor Day weekend has always been considered the unofficial end to Summer. I am sure many will be taking advantage of the long weekend to head out of town for their last Summer vacation before Fall rolls around. Mr. B and I had a crazy week so we have planned to […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY

Happy Friday! Enjoy your weekend. Remember to enjoy all the simple things and simple pleasures that life has to offer.   –xoxo, v.

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THE SUNNY SIDE OF LIFE

I’m glad it’s Friday but where did the week go?  I hope you have a wonderful weekend and find a way to stay cool. I have a busy weekend filled with home projects (installing a new light fixture), breakfast with a friend, a neighborhood party and running errands in between. I don’t have time to go […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY

Happy Friday! TGIF. With the first week of summer almost behind us, I wanted to end out the week with a beautiful beach landscape. Little did I know that when I took a trip to Oahu last year that I was actually channeling my inner Gary Malin when I took this picture! I shouldn’t at […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY

Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life.   I took this picture while traveling along Lake Como, Italy in 2004. Little did I know that over the years, many trips later and after thousands of pictures taken (just of Italy alone!) that this single photograph would become one of my absolute […]

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