Scituate Stroll

Scituate Harbor Welcome Sign

Many of you have asked to see more of our seaside town here in Scituate. For all those who wonder how to pronounce the name of my town it is: sit-u-it.  It is a native american word meaning: cold brook.  Our town was founded in 1627 by people from Plymouth (originally from Kent, England, and…

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Guest Room Inspiration

Finding Silver Pennies Shabby Chic Guest Room Inspiration

We’ve started working on the guest room (insert sounds of great cheers and applause). This is how our guest room currently looks:   The walls appear periwinkle in these photos but they are actually a vibrant, almost electric blue.  This makes sense as it used to be a little boy’s bedroom and he LOVED super…

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Restoration Hardware Inspired Coffee Table (Before & After)

Chesterfield and RH Inspired Coffee Table

Well, I know I’ve been talking about painting my coffee table for quite awhile.  Actually, a whole year and three months. Guess what?!?  I finally did it!!!  Hooray.  This is my Restoration Hardware inspired coffee table: I’m calling this table “Benedict” I just think it suits him, don’t you?!? Anyway, getting back to what took…

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Living Pretty With Your Pets

Poppy Close Up

Happy Friday, friends!  WooHoo – so happy the weekend is here!  You all know how much we love our little lady, Poppy, over here.  You’ve seen her in many posts.  I’m so honored because today I’m over at my friend Julia’s blog, Cuckoo 4 Design, and I’m sharing Poppy’s story in her Living Pretty With…

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Coastal Fall Home Tour (2014)

Succulants

I’m still in denial that summer is over, BUT it is October and we’ve been baking apples as you know from yesterday.  I do love fall – jumping in leaves with the kids, apple picking and, of course, cozying up inside over chili or a delicious stew. I’m delighted to be taking part in Cherished…

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