Category Archives: Entertainment

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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Happy, Sparkly New Year!

New Year’s Eve celebrations remind me of gold and silver and sparkles. I love sparkly things all year long, but on New Year’s Eve I have full license to be as sparkly as I want and this year was no … Continue reading

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Bars with Spirit

I wrote a previous post on conversation areas, but there is no better area to have a conversation, get caught up with family and friends, or unwind than a bar! Here are a collection of fantastic bars. My criteria? Could … 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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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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Conversation Areas

Eclectic Living Room design by Minneapolis Interior Designer Riehl Designs, Inc.   Conversation areas are an important detail to incorporate into your design when decorating your home. When entertaining either a group or just an intimate get together with one … 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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Christmas in Manhattan!

  There is no better place to be at Christmastime than in Manhattan! I had a milestone birthday this year and chose to celebrate it in NYC. I started off my trip with a visit to the 9/11 Memorial…something I … 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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