coastal · den · fireplace mantle · living room · sailboats · tropical

Tried and True and Little Something New

Is there anyone else out there like me who tends to stick with a certain look anymore?  I don’t know about you but sometimes I feel like I am just an old stick in the mud kind of gal.  I  especially feel this way after being overloaded with images from blog land, pinterest, facebook, etc.… Continue reading Tried and True and Little Something New

bows · Christmas · christmas decor · Christmas tree · den · Front Porch · hammock · kitchen · lights · living room · ribbons · screened porch

The Glow of Christmas

Tonight the lights…. burn sweetly! Even though a few strands are testing our patience, Our home for the most part is ready for Christmas! A strand on the dormer window on the left is giving us a fit. But….my den is finished, cleaned and decorated. The kitchen is full of merriment! The dining room is… Continue reading The Glow of Christmas

dishes · living room · Marshall's · outdoors · Stein Mart · tablescape

Southern Mediterranean Dining

Hey Bloggers!  I am taking a break from my break!  🙂  LOL! You see, I have to because I’ve got something to show you and I need a little help with a decorating decision as well.  Things have been quite hectic around here lately in more ways then you can imagine.  So… I will do… Continue reading Southern Mediterranean Dining

candles · christmas decor · fireplace mantle · garland · living room · ribbon · Stein Mart · vignettes · wreath

2011 Christmas Mantle

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care… In hopes that all family and friends soon would be there! My Christmas mantle has taken on a rustic and wintry mix this year. It all started with the purchase of these beautiful reindeer that I bought from work at Stein Mart.  I kept my eye… Continue reading 2011 Christmas Mantle

candles · decor · den · lamps · living room · magazines

Welcome to Our Living Room

Hello!  It’s Take a Look Tuesday here at The Decorative Dreamer and I’ve decided to show you my entire living room.  It’s been awhile since I’ve done a whole room post and realized all of those were “only” on my other blog, Sailing Simply. I just love visiting someone’s blog and seeing links on their side bar… Continue reading Welcome to Our Living Room