silk flower arrangements + artificial plants

Winter whites…

After all the reds and greens of the holidays, I love to bring out the winter whites for January.  It reminds of the snowy January days of the mid-west.  It also fills my home with a peaceful and restful presence.  Perfect for starting a new year. A white fleece table runner covers the ottoman and […]


Life on the balcony…using artificial plants

My little condo has a little balcony, which I love.  Sitting outside on a Sunday afternoon, reading a new cookbook with a cat on my lap, is my idea of a good day.   Recently, I’ve decided it’s time to upgrade my balcony decor. I have a nice small set of teak chairs and matching […]


Silk flower arrangements…

As you know, I have 2 cats.  One of them thinks it’s her job to take any real flower arrangement I bring into the house apart.  She stays up all night ripping the petals out and pulling leaves off the stems until she finally knocks the whole thing over and leaves me to clean up […]


Living with silk flowers…

It’s interesting to me that I did not get the “keep it” gene. However, I did get the “buy it” gene, so I am not a totally alien creature. But when I buy something, I generally let go of something else, so I don’t have an overflow…well, I do have one area that could be […]