Decorating for the Holidays

Decorating for the Holidays

Decorating for the Holidays Cape Cod and the Islands are ripe with beautiful, natural materials to accommodate our holiday decorating desires in abundance.  Your home can have that “Martha Stewart” touch, with evergreens clipped from your own backyard.  We are fortunate to live in an area where Juniper, White Pine, Spruce, Arborvitae, and Fir are […]

Living Life Well: What Are You Thankful For?

Living Life Well: What Are You Thankful For?

This question reminds me of sitting in grade school after the Thanksgiving holiday, squirming in my seat.  Sure, there were always the easy, lofty answers from smiley faced children who would parrot back memorized answers.  Out of guilt, intimidation, programming or a willingness to please; health, home, food, friends and family were obvious answers.  World […]

Design Tips: Bittersweet Wreath

Design Tips: Bittersweet Wreath

Powered by Cincopa Video Hosting. Few things are better than a beautiful, crisp autumn day in New England.  For those of us who wholeheartedly enjoy this fall weather, it’s time to look for treasure by the roadside.  The bright orange and flame-red bittersweet berries glisten in the bright sun against the grey-brown tired limbs and vines […]

Living Life Well: Creating a Memory with Your Family

Living Life Well: Creating a Memory with Your Family

Being a single mom of four small children for over 12 years, I often thought of ways to build new memories and traditions.  Every Thanksgiving my immediate and extended family would gather in Connecticut at Aunt Betty’s house.  I suspect most every family has an “Aunt Betty”.  She was a terrific cook!  We stuffed ourselves […]