The Gift of Books

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Books make lovely gifts. Perfect for the holiday party hosts/hostesses, friends and family, they can be personal and thoughtful gestures that also dress up a cocktail table when not being read.  The other bonus is that Amazon can rally and get these to you in time for the big day (and at better than retail prices)… I am sharing a list of recommended books with links for rapid shopping. Stress free shopping makes for happy holidays! Most of these I have reviewed in previous posts, so additional links are provided for [Read more…]

And The Winner is….

The lucky winner of the Cle iPhone case is….

iphone case

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Thank You

Michael Aram Hearts, heart shaped dishes

I would like to end the week by thanking you for your inspiration, support and encouragement. Without you this blog would simply be a journal, but because of you I have had reason to search, learn and grow in order to best serve you.

But enough about me. I want to learn more about you and what you do. I also welcome your feedback on topics or features that you would like to see more or less of on the blog. Feel free to email me at courtney (at)

Thank you, and have a wonderful weekend.



Accessory Shopping for a Bachelor Pad

Thought I would share a sneak peak of some of the design elements coming together for a bachelor’s reading room:

Bachelor pad decor

Here are results of a recent spree of accessory shopping for a bachelor pad. Accessories [Read more…]

Doors In Paris

 paris door, french flag, balcony over door

I have always had a fascination with interesting doors.  They are almost like gift wrap or a beautiful invitation, providing a preview of what you are likely to experience inside. The ones I am most drawn to are usually associated with high ceilings, must be my New Orleans upbringing.

Doors in Paris inspire me endlessly. I took loads of door photos as I walked through the streets when I was last there, it seemed that every door I saw was as gorgeous as the last. Good thing I was not in a hurry!

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paris door, french door, paris architecture

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paris door, paris architecture, france

When one door is closed, don’t you know, another is open. –Bob Marley

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