Impressive Tiny Houses

Tiny houses are popping up all over the country as more and more people are downsizing and simplifying their lives. Small houses have a charm all their own, no matter what the style. They're smartly designed to make the most of every square inch of space. If you're interested in small house living, you'll enjoy this collection of 10 tiny houses I found at Houzz. Farmhouse Exterior by Peachtree City Architects & Building Designers Our Town … [Read more...]

12 Charming Yellow Houses

I know that the trend in exterior home colors these days leans toward neutrals, but I love homes cloaked in fun, bold colors. When we moved into our circa 1875 clapboard farmhouse, it was painted pink with green and white trim. I loved it! But when we painted it pale yellow a few years later, our neighbor thanked us. What does she know? LOL. I do love a buttery yellow home though, and have a collection of 10 charming yellow houses for you … [Read more...]

Summer Showcase of Homes Coming Soon!

Are you ready for some major eye candy coming the end of this month? From July 22-26 you can tour 25 bloggers' homes during the 2013 Summer Showcase of Homes. Since these homes are from around the country, the tour is online so anyone can view it!  You can see 5 homes each day during the showcase, and I'm honored to say my home will be shown on Wednesday the 24th. To whet your appetite, I'm sharing a few sneak peeks of these amazing bloggers' … [Read more...]

Historic Galena: Little Brick Houses

One of my favorite weekend trips is a visit to historic Galena, Illinois. Even Midwest Living magazine has featured it on many occasions. Home of Ulysses S. Grant, Galena's main street is a shopping mecca of boutiques, antique stores, and many restaurants. But what I love most about Galena is its rolling hills and historic architecture. Brick homes abound in Galena. My uncle used to live here before retiring to Arizona. He lived in one of the … [Read more...]

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