The Plant Gallery

A recent trip to New Orleans involved getting acquainted with some local garden shops.  Take a tour around this lovely shop, TPG, The Plant gallery... I knew that I had found a special shopping experience when I noticed... handmade in Italy...yes,please! how about an olive jar from the … [Read more...]

Antiques & Garden Show Nashville

The first weekend of the month found me visiting daughter and enjoying the Antiques & Garden Show Nashville... The professionally designed gardens  were amazing... Here's one that screams Happy Valentine's Day... A pair of planters from a Paris cafe were the highlight of the show for … [Read more...]

Lucky Me

Lucky me!  A friend invited me to attend a meeting of her Play Readers Club last week.  She was hosting the group and had pulled out all the stops... The group meets monthly in each other's homes and members take turns reading short plays... On this occasion a partner was unable to attend and … [Read more...]

The Ivy and Indigo Seas Shop

    I have one more thing in the archives from a trip to Los Angeles last year that I want to share with you - The Ivy Restaurant and Indigo Seas Shop! I have been following Indigo Seas on Instagram for quite a while and when a trip to LA came up I knew that I needed to see it in … [Read more...]

Satisfying a bit of Wanderlust

The fall foliage images sent to me by number 2 son over the weekend are causing a bit of wanderlust for Maine.  Imagine my surprise when I popped over to One Kings Lane to check out the Madcap Cottage Gents pop-up shop and discovered an Antiquing In Kennebunkport sale! So I just sat back and … [Read more...]

Fleaing on Friday

I enjoyed a bit of fleaing last week when I visited daughter in Nashville.  I had spotted this establishment on an earlier trip to Home Depot but had not had the opportunity to visit until now.  When a friend recommended the Gas Lamp Antiques I made it my business to head over... This is a vast … [Read more...]

Fun in Music City

I'm on a whirlwind trip to Nashville to hear the Dixie Chicks in concert!  To make the overnight trip not quite so taxing I hopped on a Contour Airlines flight from Tupelo to Nashville and avoided the interstate 40 nightmare... The hour long flight was smooth as silk... I arrived in time to … [Read more...]

My Favorite Finds

I read an interesting post about Antiqueshopping and so I wanted to share a post reflecting my favorite ways to shop for home decor.  I like home interiors that reflect lifestyles and life experiences which leads me to loving the search for accents to enhance interiors that highlight home owners … [Read more...]

Birmingham Fun

When my friend suggested that I make a quick trip to Birmingham, AL, to assist with getting her daughter settled into a new apartment I jumped at the chance!  Our girl had an opportunity to select from a treasure trove of her grandparent's collections and I knew it would be great fun to help her … [Read more...]

Styling Fun with Chairish

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