Defining my home design style: antique minimalism

It is with EXTREME excitement that I get to tell you I am officially in contract for a new home. It is not at all what I thought I was looking for, but it is perfect for this stage in my life and I couldn’t be happier with my decision.

How to pick the best vintage or handmade rug:

With all of the things that I love about home decor, a constant obsession of mine is vintage rugs. I just love the warmth and coziness they can bring to a room. Their worn to perfection essence really shares a history that few other items can provide. I was privileged

French Onion Quiche

If you haven’t been following me long, you may not know my love affair with brunch. It is by far my favorite meal and if offered the option I will ALWAYS take it. This recipe is inspired by one of my favorite lunches – french onion soup – that has

Derby Pie Inspired Cinnamon Rolls

Sometimes I have ideas in my head floating around that never really turn out quite like I expected. This is not one of those things. One of my all time favorite desserts is Derby Pie: a southern mess of chocolate, bourbon, and pecans. Oh my goodness, its amazing. I first

Book Review: The A to Z of You and Me

I  truly enjoy reading and try to complete one good book a month. I often fall short of this goal, but this book was SO worth the wait. I absolutely loved it. The author, James Hannah, does a fantastic job of keeping things interesting. This book is segmented into chapters,

Turkey chili

Soup weather is finally here!!!! My heart is so happy. I love soup, of all types, but my favorite is a hearty soup that can stand on its own for a meal. This turkey chili is just that: hearty, full of veggies, spicy, and a stand alone dish that makes

WEEKENDER: Where to eat in Charleston, SC 

I recently went on a whirlwind trip to Charleston, SC. It is so beautiful there, relaxing, and the food is to die for. I just love visiting there more and more each time I go. This is a quick post of 5 not-to-miss places for eating, drinking, and being merry.

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