Quintana Handcrafted Tub in Satin Brass and Burnished Nickel is my dream. I take a bath almost daily and I need to replace the old tub in my bathroom. Wouldn’t this be a heavenly upgrade!  Thompson Traders is proud to launch a brand-new collection developed in collaboration with nationally recognized interior designer Kara Cox.

 Comprising a.. read more →

I am a huge fan of artist and designer Susan Hable. I have featured her HERE and HERE. I an excited to let you know of her upcoming show at Spalding Nix Fine Art.  The show, WELLSPRING draws inspiration from her garden in Athens where color abounds and where “conversation” can be seen through the different mediums — clay sculpture, bronze, collage and.. read more →

Just back from a WILD and wonderful weekend in Fort Worth visiting my daughter at TCU and showing the school to my son who is in the middle of college decisions. I am exhausted but so happy for the experience she is having.   I just LOVE Texas.  Loving the new Twine & Twig Woodstock.. read more →

  I am always inspired by travel, design & life which I share and curate on Pinterest.  Here are some recent favorites all of which you can find HERE. What are you pinning these days? \          Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH.. read more →

Another busy week with lots of great projects moving forward. I had lots of good rides on Chief too. I am en route to Texas to visit my daughter at TCU and show my son the school. College decision is approaching fast!  I am crazy about some new Tory Burch intros. This dress or caftan?.. read more →

I am back with week 51 of my Things I Love Thursday series.   This is a collection of things I use /wear on a regular basis and want to share. LOVE PINK OPAL HEART NECKLACE WITH GOLD SETTING is a favorite. I wear my blue and amethyst ones constantly.  Kaanas Florencia Bag in Natural is a summer classic. .. read more →

While I tend to lean toward colorful interiors, the need for neutral in certain spaces is a must. I love a neutral, layered country house and can see just the thing for my dream Virginia farmhouse. The Savery Collection Mural Wallpaper from Reprotique is a classic beauty that would make the most elegant entry or.. read more →

I am lucky enough to have received an advance copy of a new book you MUST HAVE. This book is FULL of helpful tips and tricks for entertaining and gardening both of which Chris seems to do effortlessly… or he has perfected making it look that way. I have visited his lovely farm a few times.. read more →

I am craving lots of Vitamin D and a sunny Florida getaway. Summer Thornton captured perfection in this recent project…transport me there. A Family’s Tropical Fantasy in Florida Surges with Colorful, Inviting Energy Designer Summer Thornton recasts a former spec house in Naples, Florida, as a deeply personal—and eternally warm—family hub, setting it aglow in.. read more →

Happy Sunday to all! So much to see, So much to read, Here are the articles, recipes and places that piqued my interest the past week… Step Inside a Sprawling Ski Chalet Built Directly Into the Side of a Mountain in Aspen Great News, America: Cheese Isn’t Bad for You…Don’t feel sheepish reaching for that.. read more →

  I am always inspired by travel, design & life which I share and curate on Pinterest.  Here are some recent favorites all of which you can find HERE. What are you pinning these days? Daily Desires: (email subscribers open in a browser to view content) Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways.. read more →

Another week has flown by in a flash. Work is crazy in the best way. I thrive in busy.  I have been wearing jeans lots. Good American really has some great choices. These are my most recent faves. I NEED this rainbow blouse with them.  I am still dreaming of these boots, these platforms, these.. read more →

Here are my Things I Love Thursday Week 50 finds. There are some oldies and new finds.  These Laura Mercier Chrome Sticks are the bomb! I’m all about yellow right now. These VEJA’s called my name. This is adorable! Aerie Waffle Scalloped One Shoulder One Piece Swimsuit comes in 3 colors. I’m ready to slide into.. read more →

24 Feb 2021
February 24, 2021

Wanderlust Wednesday:

Africa, Travel 0 Comment

Xigera Safari Lodge in the OKAVANGO DELTA of BOTSWANA has reached the top of my bucket list!  Transformed by Africa’s life-enhancing beauty The story of Xigera Safari Lodge is one of renewal. Of rebirth and family legacy, and of the pioneering spirit that drives us to seek out Africa’s wild spaces. The same spirit that inspired.. read more →