The sun peaked out for a few hours today and we sat on this patio for a Sunday afternoon coffee. The metal patio chairs caught my eye as I recognized […]
Chateau de Villandry is described as the last great Renaissance chateau built in the Loire Valley and is a perfect example of 16th century architecture.
It was wonderful to see a castle garden that at one time was cared for by 120 gardeners in contrast to the intimate, private garden cared for extensively by two people.
garden design principles by award winning designer, garden expert and television personality P.Allen Smith
Remarkable villa and gardens located between Nice and Monaco ~ overlooking the bays of Villefranche and Beaulieu- sur-Mer. Built by Beatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild during the Belle Epoque, both the […]
Abundance. In appreciation of the abundance of natural beauty and a wealth of enjoyment, here is a collection of my favorite travel pictures in honour of Thanksgiving in Canada. It […]
British Designer Kelly Hoppen is all about texture, east meets west, neutrals and loves buddhas, crystals and black wood. Famous for her ability to mix vintage with rustic with modern […]
This coastal oasis has it all from the beaches to the most charming cottage.