CURB APPEAL – another great example of beautiful design. French home exterior with Greek columns and black shutters. Black front entrance door with arched windows and iron lanterns flanking grand entrance.

Shipping Container home

Compact modular green homes built for energy efficiency, indoor air quality and sustainability - GreenPod Intelligent Environments. Not made from a shipping container, but I like the finishes. Could be translated to a shipping container home.

Montmartre, Paris

Montmartre, Paris Seriously one of the cutest parts of the city. Had cafe au lait in this very spot was divine.

The Washhouses of Pontrieux in Brittany, France

The Washhouses of Pontrieux in Brittany, France (by Yann Le Biannic). If I lived on that river I would have a boat full of flowers too.


Sliding barn door is the most popular style of a barn door. It can be easily installed, operated, and saves space as compared to a swinging door.

New England Home

Historic Cape Cod home surrounded by Hydrangeas. * The good thing is, if you do not live in a place where hydrangeas grow, you may be able to grow Blue Plumbago!

Hooked on Old Houses: love this gracious old Victorian in Georgia.

Hooked on Old Houses

what a gorgeous home!

A gorgeous traditional colonial home in the snow. Black shutters, red door on a simple white exterior!

Love wrapped porches.

When it comes to porches, the wrap-around style is among the most popular. Typically found on homes in the southern part of the country, wrap-around porche

Small House Love

A Restored Love of Mail-Order Homes

Around the turn of the century, companies such as Sears & Roebuck and Montgomery Ward sold homes out of catalogs. The houses were shipped to the home site, complete with instructions and numbered materials (including nails

Paula Deen's Guest House in Savannah, y'all!

It's Paula Deen's House in Savannah, Y'all

Paula Deen’s Savannah Guest House abounds with accents which impart loads of cottage charm.