Category Archives: Dining

2014 Pantone Color of the Year – Radiant Orchid

How to use it in your Home… This year’s Pantone color of the year is Radiant Orchid. Pantone describes the color as: “Radiant Orchid blooms with confidence and magical warmth that intrigues the eye and sparks the imagination. It is an … Continue reading

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Leopard Spots Turns 2!

Leopard Spots turned 2 this month! I can’t believe how quickly those two years went! Realizing two years have gone by has caused me to reflect on what Leopard Spots means to me. There are times when I feel the … Continue reading

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Vintner’s Circle Grand Opening

Please join us at Vintner’s Circle® grand opening on Saturday, April 20th, from 11am-5pm with a special donation offer between 12pm and 4pm! Vintner’s Circle® is a wine making shop in the new Cornerstone Square shopping complex in Westford, MA. … Continue reading

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Cool Kitchen Products

Traditional Storage And Organization design by Other Metro Williams-Sonoma   The kitchen is truly the heart of the home. It’s where everyone ends up gathering and it’s a living space in your home that gets used at least once a … Continue reading

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Leopard Spots Wine!

Yes, I did it! I made Leopard Spots wine! A friend of a friend opened a wine making business nearby – Vintner’s Circle. There may be one near you. I was a little reluctant at first – after all I … Continue reading

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2013 Pantone Color of the Year – Emerald Green

Contemporary Family Room design by Atlanta Interior Designer Cristi Holcombe   Emerald Green is the Pantone color of the year and it is one of my favorite jewel tones – maybe because of my Irish heritage and my love of … Continue reading

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Crystal Champagne Flutes

Happy New Year – Welcome 2013! As a new year begins we are prompted to reflect and reevaluate where we are in life. The new year is a chance for new beginnings; to start anew. It can be refreshing to … Continue reading

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Fabulous Fireplaces

Contemporary Basement design by Houston Architect RD Architecture, LLC   As I sit here watching the presidential and local election results come in and sip my One Hope Chardonnay that I purchased in October to support breast cancer I am … Continue reading

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Dramatic Dining Rooms

What makes a dining room dramatic? It could be the view, or the use of a vibrant or unexpected color, or just the table that makes it dramatic. It could be the view of the surrounding rooms in the house … Continue reading

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Dining in Ireland

On my recent trip to Ireland I was pleasantly surprised with the number of great restaurants and delicious food. Life in general is so simple in Ireland and the same goes for the food – natural and unprocessed – the … Continue reading

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