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Monthly Archives: March 2011

Outdoor Room Project

Last Summer after finishing renovations on the farmhouse, I started planning an outdoor room project in our backyard.  I really wanted a large natural stone fireplace and patio that would echo the farmhouse feel. My Angel landscaper (his name really is Angel) who happens to be an excellent stone mason, didn’t even flinch when he […]

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Romantic Prairie Style

My copy of Fifi’s Romantic Prairie Style book came today! I am honored that our farmhouse is included among the other beautiful homes that Fifi selected for the book. Last July we had been living in the farmhouse about 6 weeks before Fifi and photographer Mark Lohman came for the photo shoot. I was a […]

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Blogging Your Way E-Course

I’m delighted to be taking the Blogging Your Way e-course by Holly Becker of Decor8 this month. If you’re a follower of my Raised In Cotton blog, you might be aware that I have been a passionate blogger since 2005. When I signed up for Holly’s class, I had an idea that she would offer […]

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Decorating With White Tulips

Like many of you trying to deal with this snowy winter, I’ve had a bit of cabin fever of late. Not that this is such a bad view out my back door but……. I’m over the ice and snow for one season! Needing some spring I went out yesterday looking for bunches of white tulips […]

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