Life and Style

Decorating with Summer Hydrangeas


I didn’t join an official blog hop home tour for summer this year, but thought you’d enjoy seeing what I’ve done around our house for the summer season. It’s really been one of the BEST Springs we have had in recent memory and our temps have been so pleasant and comfortable. Such a difference from years past and we are ...

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Home Style Saturday 195


Hi friends! I hope you are enjoying this Summer weekend. Things are starting to heat up in Atlanta and Summer is in full force. Enjoy all of these great inspiring posts from my friends and I, celebrating this season!  The post Home Style Saturday 195 appeared first on Southern Hospitality. Article Courtesy of

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Feature Friday: Sweet Shady Lane


This is a repeat Feature Friday, but so good this time of year. Enjoy Sweet Shady Lane all over again! This was originally published in 2018.  ********************************************* Happy Friday friends!   If you love New England, today’s Feature Friday is influenced heavily by Nantucket style with nautical influences, which makes sense since she lives on a lake. Meet Heather with ...

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Fashion over 50: The Casual Little Black Dress


How many little black dresses do you have and how many do you need? I definitely have a few and they range from very casual to super dressy, but they all have one thing in common. Little black dresses are versatile for all seasons and can be dressed up or down, that’s the beauty of them. I love black anyway ...

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Style Showcase 34


Welcome to another Style Showcase for the week. We’ve got lots to share today, including budget kitchen ideas, saving money on bedroom curtains, patriotic inspiration and summer hydrangeas! Hope you enjoy them all. Summer is in full swing now and we are enjoying getting outside and riding our bikes early morning. Perfect way to start the day before the heat ...

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Southeastern Designer Showhouse 2020 Part 2


On Friday, I shared Part 1 of the Southeastern Designer Showhouse here in Atlanta presented by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles magazine. I was a treat to tour the house as part of the media day and I hope you enjoyed that post with all the details about the house. I won’t repeat them here, but be sure and go to ...

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Home Style Saturday 194


Happy Saturday to you all! We are having some beautiful weather continuing into June and we sure are enjoying that. Hope you enjoy these posts by my friends and I as we share lots of great ideas, tips and tricks for decorating your home.  The post Home Style Saturday 194 appeared first on Southern Hospitality. Article Courtesy of

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Southeastern Designer Showhouse 2020


Atlanta is known for gorgeous homes and architecture and it’s always a treat to get invited to the showhouses in town, one of the perks of being a blogger. I’ve been going to the Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Southeastern Designer Showhouse for all 5 years now and it’s always a highlight this time of year. The house opening was delayed ...

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Inspiring and Beautiful Books


I’ve just received a couple of new books I wanted to share with you, I sure enjoy beautiful books around the house and on my coffee tables and these two are really gorgeous books if you enjoy flipping through a real book and not just looking at things online There’s something about a real book with those glossy pages that ...

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Fashion over 50: Walmart Bright Yellow Skirt


Welcome to Fashion over 50 today. I’ve ordered a few things this spring and today I’ve got a Walmart find to share with you. I’ve been seeing a lot of bloggers sharing Walmart fashion and really haven’t bought much from Walmart, but I think they have really stepped up their game in the fashion department. This maxi skirt is a ...

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Style Showcase 33

Summer is officially here in Georgia and the heat is back. We are so enjoying our back patio and porch area and are out there most every afternoon and evening. We’ve watched the sun go down so many nights and it’s been such a peaceful respite from the world.  Enjoy these posts from my friends and I today for Style ...

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My First Charcuterie Board


If you’ve never tried making a charcuterie board, let me tell you it’s fun to put together. I’ve seen them all over the internet and some food bloggers really do a great job with them. They are fun and interesting and you can make them any way you choose, putting together so many food items that work together and look ...

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