Horseshoe Beach House with Eclectic Style

Today we're taking a break from all the popular Christmas colors to enjoy cool blues in a Horseshoe Beach house that sports eclectic style. Photo by M&P Design Group   A coffered ceiling spreads its architecture above the soothing light blue living room with white trim. Blue and white always look so refreshing together - especially in a beach home! Photo by M&P Design Group   The kitchen is mostly white but rich wood floors add … [Read more...]

Modern Country Ranch Style Home in Montana

We're taking a break from all the holiday decor to visit a modern country ranch style home in Bozeman, Montana. The house was expanded and renovated by StoneHorse Design, Inc. and all photos provided by them via Houzz.   Step inside to clean, fresh, and uncluttered interiors.   The light and bright kitchen creates a cheery space for meal preparations.     A high top table pairs with cross back bar stools to … [Read more...]

My Christmas Home Tour 2018

Welcome to my Christmas Home Tour! You'll find a mix of neutral tones with metallic finishes sprinkled with a little holiday magic.   This week is the annual Holiday Housewalk week organized by Jennifer Rizzo. Each day different bloggers showcased their homes decorated in a variety of holiday styles. Today's the last day of the tour, but you can visit Jennifer's blog to see the entire line-up from Monday through today.   If … [Read more...]

Beautiful Coronado Beach Style Home

Beautiful Coronado is a beach resort city just across the bay from San Diego. It's known to have the best beach in the U.S., and also has beautiful places to live - like today's beach style home. Photo by Burnham Design   A lighted anchor overlooks the sunny white kitchen with a beautiful blue island in the center.   Photo by Burnham Design   The dining room in this beach style home is also filled with sunshine and if you … [Read more...]

Scandinavian Style Loft in Serenbe, GA

Have you heard of Serenbe, GA? Me either. Until I found this amazing Scandinavian style loft decorated by Julie Holloway. Serenbe is a wellness community outside of Atlanta. The focus of living here is nature, fresh food, fresh air, and well-being. And the homes are beautiful, too! Photo by Julie Holloway   Scandinavian style mixes simplicity and minimalism with functionality. Photo by Julie Holloway   I love the use of botanical … [Read more...]

Vintage Farmhouse with All the Charm of Yesteryear

I'm excited about today's charming home tour because this vintage farmhouse exemplifies all that I love about older homes! And it starts with the six-over-six windows, clapboard siding, and unique windows above the back porch. Photo by DeGraw & DeHaan Architects   "They don't build them like this anymore," is a phrase you frequently hear about older homes, and it's so true. The artistry and craftsmanship that went into constructing a … [Read more...]

Traditional Buckhead Home in Atlanta

Today we're headed to the state of Georgia to see a traditional Buckhead home filled with soft colors and casual elegance. Photo by T.S. Adams Studio, Architects   As soon as you cross the threshold of the front door, you know you're in for a wonderful treat of a home tour. Arched doorways greet invite you to explore more of this classic, traditional home. Photo by T.S. Adams Studio, Architects   But first, take a moment to admire … [Read more...]

Minimalist Approach to Fixer Upper Style

If you're a fan of Joanna Gaines, you might like today's home tour. It's a charming home with a minimalist approach to Fixer Upper style! Photo by Rafterhouse   The white kitchen has a beautiful metal range hood and black pendant lights. To expand the length and functionality of the kitchen island, a cupboard was placed at the end. The dark color and wood top adds depth and drama to the space. Photo by Rafterhouse   Wood beams add … [Read more...]

Quaint Cottage in Moscow

Today we're traveling to Moscow to see a quaint cottage with warm, minimalist style. You'll find a lot of charming details throughout the house. Photo by Константин Малюта   The kitchen caught my eye with its tiled floor, shiplap walls, and warm wood pieces. Photo by Константин Малюта   I wish my kitchen was large enough to house a rustic kitchen island like this one. The dual pendant lights add a nice design touch. Photo by … [Read more...]

The Perfect Mountain Home: For Me, Anyway

Omigoodness! If I lived in this perfect mountain home I'd feel like I'd died and gone to heaven! I love its warmth, blend of textures, and the amazing views through all the windows. Photo by TOTAL CONCEPTS   The exterior gives a hint to the textures and colors you'll find inside. Stone pairs with rustic wood siding, while black metal details lend a touch of cool industrial style. A rain chain is used in lieu of a downspout. Photo by … [Read more...]

Warm and Inviting Craftsman Home

The first home I purchased as an adult was a Sears kit craftsman home. It was a warm and cozy home with amazing architectural details. Today, we're touring a gorgeous home with many of the same craftsman details. Photo by David Heide Design Studio   My Sears kit home didn't have a fireplace like this one, but it did have numerous built-ins. Note the missions style furniture and art deco accent pieces. Photo by David Heide Design … [Read more...]

Halloween Skeleton Sightings at My House!!

Are you ready for a spooktacular month of October? I think my house might have spirits living in it. Recent skeleton sightings at my century-old house have me wondering if the house is haunted. Welcome to my Halloween Home Tour! A special thanks goes out to Krista at Ella Claire for hosting today's Halloween tours. Be sure to visit all 26 homes - links at end of post.   Skeleton sightings started in the entryway when I spied this … [Read more...]

New Vermont Farmhouse on Old Foundation

A new Vermont farmhouse is built on an old foundation to create a truly unique home. Salvaged pieces from the old home are incorporated into the new one throughout. Photo by Silver Maple Construction LLC   Metal roofs are a classic element of an older farmhouse. My own house has a partial metal roof that I love. Photo by Silver Maple Construction LLC   Inside, you'll find plenty of Vermont farmhouse elements like chair peg rails … [Read more...]

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