Fall in Love with the Picturesque Homes of Historic Grand Detour, Illinois
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Fall in Love with the Picturesque Homes of Historic Grand Detour, Illinois

Have you ever gone to a somewhat obscure place for vacation and found you enjoyed it so much more than the much-hyped tourist spots? That’s what happened this past weekend when hubby and I went to Grand Detour, Illinois, for a low-key fall getaway. I was immediately smitten by the charming town of about 450…

Another Beautiful Lakefront Neighborhood in Madison, Wisconsin
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Another Beautiful Lakefront Neighborhood in Madison, Wisconsin

We’re back in Madison, Wisconsin for the second half of our walking tour that showcases unique homes in a beautiful lakefront neighborhood. Each home is different with its own special character. The blue Tudor above features stucco on top and clapboard siding on the bottom. A pretty arched door and bay window enhance the charm…

Rustic Meets Modern in Amazing San Francisco Farmhouse
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Rustic Meets Modern in Amazing San Francisco Farmhouse

Today I’ve got a home tour that’s a little bit different. Rustic touches are infused into a modern style San Francisco farmhouse by Dotter & Solfjeld Architecture + Design with good old country styling. I love this home for its unique character and beautifully landscaped outdoor spaces. Photo by Dotter & Solfjeld Architecture + Design…