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Fall Decor Inspiration

Fall Decor Inspiration

If you haven't had a chance to decorate your home for fall and are looking for ideas, you have come to the right place. In today's blog post, I will be sharing lots of fall decor inspiration to get you motivated. There are many spaces inside and outside your home that...

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Elegant Fall Decor

Elegant Fall Decor

Hi guys! Do you feel ready for fall? I sure do! October is officially here in all manner of ways. There's been that first crispness in the air, the leaves are beginning to turn, and I am buying pumpkins by the armload! I'm still trying to decide which way to go with...

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Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston

Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston

Flowering Window Boxes of Charleston | my favorite home in Charleston | Hi everyone! I am dusting off this previously published post because I was looking for some inspiration for flower boxes (I will share my secret reason later). The post below is one I wrote after...

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Charleston’s Most Beautiful Home

Charleston’s Most Beautiful Home

Charleston's Most Beautiful Home During my recent Charleston getaway, I fell in love with so many aspects of this picturesque city. The most famed architecture can be found south of Broad Street. It is a harmonious blend of brick, stucco and wood featuring arched...

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A simple way to pick paint color

A simple way to pick paint color

a simple way to pick paint colorPicking the right paint color for your walls can be a daunting and expensive process. When faced with redecorating a room in our home I start in the usual places. I search online, browse through interior design books and magazines and...

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Shade Loving Plants and Flowers

Shade Loving Plants and Flowers

Shade Loving Plants and Flowers | my two front door urns planted with kong salmon pink coleus, sweet potato vine and xtreme orange impatiens | Got shade? I absolutely love living in a neighborhood that has a lot of mature trees. The trees provide a wonderful canopy of...

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Affordable Outdoor Lighting

Affordable Outdoor Lighting

Affordable Outdoor Lighting Getting our deck ready every summer is a labor of love. There is a lot of bleaching, scrubbing and power washing involved - but it is totally worth all the elbow grease. As soon as everything has been cleaned and the cushions get put out, I...

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Summer Inspired Deck

Summer Inspired Deck

Summer Inspired Deck | my pumpkin pie on the deck enjoying some lemonade | My entire family and I spent our free time last weekend getting the house ready for summer. We started by power washing our home then we swept cobwebs, cleaned windows, scrubbed away mildew,...

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Favorite Things

Favorite Things

A home at night with mini lights in the boxwoods, and coordinating bows. Simple and elegant. Happy Friday...and where the heck did this week go? It flew by! It must be the time of year, everyone is bustling about getting ready for the Holidays and it feels a bit like...

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Enchanting Summer Patio Inspiration

Enchanting Summer Patio Inspiration

Connecticut in Style, a Connecticut-based lifestyle blog - summer patio inspiration One of my dearest friends happens to be a naturally gifted designer. Her entire home is gorgeous, inside and out - and she is teased mercilessly about how clean it always is. I don't...

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The Allure of the Treehouse

The Allure of the Treehouse

Sometimes I want to retreat. I fantasize about spending a night in a tree house with an elevation that would give me a new perspective both literally and figuratively. I'd kiss my husband and children goodbye and hoist a bag over my shoulder that I had filled with all...

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Patio Inspiration Idea

Patio Inspiration Idea

Patio - Connecticut in Style Lifestyle Blog - Sarah O'Brien I feel like a bear emerging from hibernation. After the longest and coldest New England winter I can remember, I've been immersing myself in warm and sunny weather for the past 4 weeks - and it has...

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