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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Tropical Bliss at this Rental Home on St. Barts

Follow my blog with Bloglovin St. Barts Bliss On the eve of our daughter going to the Caribbean on holiday, I thought I’d feature one of my favorite islands. St. Barts is a tropical paradise delivering spectacular scenery, an ideal climate, and Caribbean charm at every turn. A…

Modern Moroccan 18th Century Home

Moroccan Magic in this Modernized 18th Century Home The bohemian and seductive spirit of Morocco….this home encompasses both. When interior designer, Lisa Burke, bought the Five Columns house in the Chbanat area in the heart of the Essaouira medina, she did not imagine that she could beautifully modernize…

White & Bright Victorian home in London

Follow my blog with Bloglovin LONDON’S CALLING This double fronted Victorian style house is located in Camberwell, a district of south London, England. I love the interlacing of colorful artwork and splashes of green mixed together to create a fresh spring like vibe. This home is 4,600…

How to Grow a Pineapple

We LOVE pineapple in our house! This planting guide has just four simple steps to grow your own! Pineapple plants are bromeliads with the added benefit of producing fruit, though it can take 1 year for your plant to do so. In the meantime you get a really nice houseplant…

Paradise in Bali

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Beautiful Bali Set among picturesque green rice fields in Bali is a stunning holiday home shared between good friends, Danish designer Birgitte Raben and Australian interior designer Lisa Taffin. Friends for more than a decade with a common aesthetic and love of design, they…

A Chic Beach House on Fire Island

Follow my blog with Bloglovin A Stylish Fixer-Upper on Fire Island Far House, an A-frame on the western end of Fire Island was bought from the family that built it in 1945 from a Gimbel’s prefab kit. Working with an island contractor and keeping a careful tally…

Another Stunning Beach House in Sydney~

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   Smashing Sydney Beach House on the Water This Sydney beach house is decorated with a beautiful minimalist style that proves that many times “less is more”. The navy blue exterior of this house is so beautiful and it makes the bright white…

Korakia Pensione~Moroccan Style Retreat in Palm Springs

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Sweet Moroccan Style Retreat in Palm Springs  Korakia Pensione is a Mediterranean Moroccan Resort in the Southern California desert. The resort, has two lovingly restored historic villas that rests on 1.5 lush acres, consisting of bungalows, guesthouses, gardens and pools. In 1924 it was…

Small Beach Retreat in the Italian Riviera

Follow my blog with Bloglovin A MER VEILLE~ This small Beach Retreat in the Italian Riviera is located on the Italian Riviera between Bordighera and San Remo, this small beach retreat looks like my next vacation. Not only for its idyllic views over the Mediterranean, but also for its interior…

Look Inside this Tiny Home on a Remote Australian Island

Follow my blog with Bloglovin   On a Remote Australian Island~ This tiny home is just 1100 square feet, and includes a living area, dining area, kitchen, one bedroom and bathroom. It is located on a remote island in Far North Queensland, Australia. The primary design elements are shutters made…