Outdoor living-space before/after photos

My husband has an eye for design and space. His talents are much more than that. He can build it from start to finish. He is one of the most creative and talented people I have ever met. Our outdoor living space has been a work in progress since 2013. It was well worth the wait….

Paris spring ’14 -taking it all in

Our morning photo on our balcony before the adventures begin.  A love that won’t die. The love padlocks have been a phenomenon in cities all over the world. My husband & I displayed and dedicated ours to our three children; our best accomplishments in life. Since late 2008, tourists have taken to attaching padlocks (love…

Paris France- Le Marais & Montmartre Spring ’14

Most people associate French culture with Paris, which is a center of fashion, cuisine, art and architecture, but life outside of the City of Lights is very different and varies by region. France doesn’t just have different cultures; the word “culture” actually comes from France. “‘Culture’ derives from the same French term, which in turn…

Pastry & croissant classes; Paris, France

Taking classes and learning from the best on how to create the most scrumptious croissant has been a dream of mine. It finally became a reality last spring. Researching years ago I did find this out: The croissant oddly enough originated in Austria. Its origins date back to 17th-Century Vienna, Austria. Viennese bakers saved the city…