Time to turn a new page on the desktop calendar

I love turning over to the next page in a calendar. Sometimes it’s hard to say goodbye to a month… But I’m pretty happy to say hello to February — anticipating an upcoming vacation, three sweet new young helpers at my store, and the coming of spring. Here in my town, the daffodils normally start to poke […]

A shy sunflower for your August calendar

We have a new store called Sunflower.  Just like the sunflower in the painting, I’m not quite ready to show it off. Our Sunflower store opened on July 10th, and it has been quite busy with shoppers, considering how we haven’t really shared much about it. Really nothing other than what we’ve put in the windows […]

Would you swap this month, for another year?

July 2010… we went on vacation. Four years later, we’re up working until all hours of the night getting ready to open our new store called “Sunflower.” Would I swap out this month, for July 2010? [Back to my easy, uncomplicated life?] Not a chance. July 2014 finds me in the midst of complete chaos, yet so […]

5 Shopping Days until Christmas…

HOME COLOR’s Gift Idea #5: Beach Memories! Sand Globe  —  $20. If your loved one is a fan of the ocean, stop into  HOME COLOR for a large selection of gifts that will bring back memories of the beach. Home Color is OPEN TODAY (Thursday, December 20) from 10am – 7pm In addition to all the beach-themed framed […]

A new calendar for October…

Happy October! Enjoy your new calendar. (And this brand new month/season.) Click here to subscribe to my mailing list to receive your new desktop calendar each month!

A new calendar for a new month

Happy September! Enjoy your new calendar. (And a brand new month.) Click here to subscribe to my mailing list to receive your new desktop calendar each month!

A whole new view for August (But where is this place??)

Can you guess the location of this painting? It was inspired by a photo I took one beautiful summer day while on vacation. The path led to an amazing view of a sparkling body of water. Regardless of whether you recognize, or have been to’ the location of this painting– it’s now yours to use […]

An ocean view for the month of July!

Summer is beach season here in South Carolina… Even if you aren’t planning a beach vacation this summer, I thought you might enjoy this view for the next 31 days. This oil painting is inspired by a photo I took of the Atlantic Ocean while on the beach in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. I […]