WFSB’s Better Connecticut co-host, Scot Haney came by to check out my fun idea for Halloween night…set up an outdoor party spot! Any patio, porch, or terrace will do! Here are my 12 decorating tips to create a boo-tiful little spot for you and your friends to enjoy: A small table for the bar. I…

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All seasons, my style and decorating starts at my doors. Better Connecticut’s Scot Haney stopped by Connecticut Country House to ‘talk fall door decor’ and help me put the finishing touches on both of my front doors (for the 1767 part of the house, and the 1857 Chicken Coop – our Master Bedroom). I always…

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Country House Style blurs the lines between indoors and out. The outdoors is just as important to Country House living as the indoors are. My approach to decorating is all about reflecting the beauty of the season and keeping it natural…I like my home to feel fresh inside and out. I collected pumpkins, cornstalks (from Ferris…

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The summer’s sea stars turn into white pumpkins in the front door’s transom. Taking a moment to take it all in. Wow! Chewy candy corn and pumpkins are a crowd fave…especially when served in my Sea bags bucket bags. Can’t ever have enough Baby Boos! Mums take the place of the faded, spindly petunias on…

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I’m slowly, but surely, closing up shop in my kitchen garden. My latest harvest? Butternut Squash. Other than whipping up a batch of our favorite Butternut Squash Soup, we decided to try something different. How about a dip?! Oh yes. This dip is sweet, savory and has a little zip! (Not to mention its oh-so-gorgeous…

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I’m thrilled to be presenting once again this year at the Country Living Fair at Stone Mountain Park in Georgia! I’ll be sharing the main stage with Country Living Magazine Editor-In-Chief Rachel Barrett, talking about all things holiday! You see, Country Living magazine came to shoot Connecticut Country House earlier this year for their Holiday issue.…

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Well dear friends, just as I had suspected, September was a complete blur! We’ve been crazy as crazy, busy bees working our magic on the upcoming NMCH book. Yesterday, the first day of October, the blur continued with a packed day of setting up and shooting Snippets Boards for each country house, including my own. How…

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