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mystique candle

I am in love with these new Mystique Candles – See the video my sons made of them “burning” in my home!

I have never used the flameless imitation candles with the flickering lights.  The flicker seemed to irritate my eyes.  These newly invented candles by Mystique have a flame that actually moves randomly back and forth like a real lit candle.  The actual candle itself is made of paraffin.  They operate on 2 AA batteries  which […]

Festive Fall Porches

When fall arrives it is fun to change up the outside decor of our homes.  Pumpkins, gourds, and colorful squash along with berries and autumn leaves are traditional home coming accents.  Memories of our own fall school days, football games, darkening skies, harvest moons and spooky Halloweens add to the feelings of each returning fall. […]

Patriotic Coastal Bedroom

Nautical and patriotic themes are perfect for the beach home and our main land homes.   There is nothing like the classic combination of the best three colors from the best country in the world- Red, White and Blue!   Here are some picture of one of the bedrooms in my beach house.  Classic mahogany […]