Archive for October, 2012

Hello Sandy!


Connecticut Country House

We’re ready and waiting!  We’ve got firewood and board games at the ready, as well as a big pot of freshly simmered spaghetti sauce. Here at Connecticut Country House, we spent all day yesterday preparing
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Pumpkins and mums – the expected and ordinary fall fare that can be used in an unexpected and extraordinary way.   As you come inside Connecticut Country House, I’ve created a fall vibe using pumpkins
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It’s a gray rainy day here in Connecticut.  I was just about to put my finishing touches on my autumnal decor story, when I decided to switch gears to something just a bit more comforting
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Whether you’re a fan of fanciful curlicues or crisp uniform lines – there’s a monogram out there for each of us.  I guess, depending on my mood, and the nature of the event, I can
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My thinking of dressing for fall goes way beyond my love of chunky sweaters and nubby tweeds – it’s more about dressing up my home; inside and out. And just like my love of layering
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Ciao Monday!


Connecticut Country House

This morning starts with a word association game.  Here goes: When I think of Christopher Columbus, I think of Italy. When I think of Italy, I think of fabulous food. When I think of fabulous
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There is an on-going brainstorming session going on within a party of three  – that would be me, myself and I.  I have a lot of creative ideas, and I consistently need to get them
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I think I cut the largest bouquet ever this weekend – it stood almost 4 feet tall!  In a teeny-tiny way, it reminded me of a wee smaller (and wilder) version of the fabulous bouquets
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