Sep 15, 2022
Pampas Grass – 3 things for a simple autumn table

I found loads and loads of pumpkins the other day. All shapes, colors and sizes but, I didn’t bring any home…yet. I am in the middle of a full schedule on the calendar for photo shoot work this week-

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Sep 12, 2022
Foraged Autumn Floral Arrangement – French Country Cottage

Foraged autumn floral decor is a favorite. I love to decorate with seasonal and dried flowers anytime of year but in autumn- those foraged floral arrangements just seem to fit perfectly. Whether wandering the garden to clip dried flowers and

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Sep 10, 2022
Creating an autumn Garden Retreat & what I am planting

It is hard to believe it is almost the middle of September already- and that we are zooming right into autumn and the holiday season. And autumn garden season too.

Here in California- September usually brings fairly warm (even hot!)

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Aug 31, 2022
les grandes vacances – a great french tradition

When I first arrived in France – many, many moons ago – the month of August, for most of the country, meant everything was closed. “Fermé pour vacances!” was the sign posted on all the doors of

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Aug 27, 2022
Budget Friendly Nature Inspired Autumn Decorating Ideas

I am a big fan of nature inspired decor for autumn. From leaves to acorns to branches and seasonal dried flowers- I love to bring those beautiful touches of nature inside.

Today is all about autumn decorating ideas that are

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Aug 1, 2022
my inventive bouquet – MY FRENCH COUNTRY HOME

As August approaches the backyard is over its preliminary June frenzy and we settle in for the nice and cozy climate till September arrives. Immediately I used to be feeling the should be inventive, and I grabbed a basketball and

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