10 Christmas tree alternatives

O Christmas Tree! O Christmas Tree! Thy leaves are so unchanging What kind of tree are you getting this year? Are you going for a natural one, or do you have an artificial one? Although I love the smell of a pine tree, and the experience of picking the perfect tree, I’m not such a […]

Autumn Tablescape: Seasonal Shabby Chic

Today I’m sharing another of my autumn tablescapes you can copy or use as an inspirational source in creating your own for your next dinner party or Thanksgiving dinner. Like my sophisticated tablescape I featured last week, I used natural elements to create a centerpiece. I used a large driftwood branch and surrounded it with […]

Hotel to Heart: Areias do Seixo in Portugal

I haven’t been to this hotel yet, but it is high on my to do list. It is my definition of eco-chic. The Areias do Seixo in Portugal is an eco-friendly hotel in an unspoilt area overlooking the Atlantic Ocean and dunes. The interior is just stunning and elegant and tasteful. What I love most […]