In the last year and a half, I have been fortunate to discover a lot of great small businesses on Instagram. Since we are traveling in France this week, I thought it might be fun to share some of those businesses with you. I plan to do this again throughout the year, as I want to do everything I can to help these businesses. I hope you will join me in supporting them.
It’s true. I am totally obsessed with sea glass. And when we bought our house at Ventura Beach we had no idea there was a lot of sea glass on the beach. In fact, I walked the beaches regularly for two years and never noticed it! How pathetic is that?
Ever since we bought the beach house in Ventura I have wanted to host a dinner on the beach. As in “toes in the sand, practically in the water” dinner on the beach. This past weekend my dream came true and it was truly magical.Read More
It’s time to host my girlfriends for a summer get-together. I am so excited to partner with Balsam Hill to create the perfect setting for a summer celebration. These copper items totally reformed our back patio and don’t be surprised if you see them out here well in to fall! OK, maybe even winter!
As a kid I remember playing ding dong ditch. My friends and I would ring the doorbell of a friend’s house and then hide when they answered the door. Of course, we never hid that well and our friend always found us. But it was all in fun and a thrilling game to play when you were ten years old.
But when someone plays ding dong ditch because they are trying to determine if anyone is home at your house so they can break in, then it’s not a good thing. This happened to us a few weeks ago and suddenly, safety in our home became a top priority.
I have been to a few flea markets in the past month and done a lot of shopping. I know I am really bad at sharing all of my final purchases. Usually, by the time I finish shopping, get everything loaded and unloaded from my car, I am too tired to take photos of my “loot. So today I thought I would share all of the things I found from my flea market shopping trips these past few weeks.