Lake Home ~ Restyling a Great Room with a View

When you live on the corner of Paradise and Heron, the visual expectations for the dramatic are amplified! My dear friends, and lifelong King Lane Gang members, Rob and Pam reside at that very poetic locale; it profusely exceeds the presumption. When she requested I drive to their Minnesota Lake home to help style her large

Front Yard and Backyard Landscape Ideas

Updated 4/21/2020: This post contains a photographic tour with Front Yard and Backyard Landscape Ideas You know how I make no claims to be good in the kitchen? Well, I’m only slightly above novice in the flower garden. Yeah, I manage pretty well with pots and planters. But with the larger grounds and beds and

Front Porch gets Spring Makeover

Ideas for Front Porch Flower Containers

Updated 4/21/2020: This post contains Ideas for Front Porch Flower Containers. We love a beautiful front porch don’t we! If it’s a wrap around porch that seems to have no end, that’s even better. But, those of us with a smaller footprint can create a warm welcoming entrance as well. Here I’ll share some ideas

Front Doors of King Lane – Inspiration for Personal Expression

Really, nothing says WELCOME quite like a bright and cherry front door! Okay, you got me! Maybe a welcome sign or a welcome mat, but I’m talking figuratively and that’s literal…… sort of. We all know and are thankful for those Homes Associations Rules and regulations that keep the neighborhood free of neon green, bright

Grad Party Decor – Make it Personal

But, as we all know I didn’t spend much time preparing food! I was far to busy adding all the personal touches to the home decor. You know, I love to make it personal! The home was all dressed up with childhood keepsakes and photographs that cajoled family and friends to take a stroll down memory lane.

French Style Decorating

French Style Bookcase Styling

Updated 3-2-2-20 This post provides French Style Bookcase Styling. I have a confession.   I do not have a law degree.  Nope, I’ve not even served on a jury! Although business law was one of my favorite college courses, it was the sole class I had in the discipline. The unabashed truth is, I simply love how vintage