Farmhouse Urban recently gave some good
ideas to achieve affordable luxury.
I especially liked her own daily indulgences like Bed Bath and Beyond Turkish towels.
It got me thinking about my own personal luxuries such as
this silver plated alarm clock in my bedroom.
Pottery Barn has a similar one here.
for less than $15 per square foot (versus $25- $30 for similar decorative tiles) from Home Depot.
Many thanks to these great blogs for the
visitors they brought me in the last month.
Check them out.
The Enchanted Home
Cote de Texas
Cottage and Vine
Pawleys Island Posh
And, I get plenty of affordable fun from
It’s been fun sorting through old photographs
(and tossing the unflattering or poor quality ones).
Still have lots of mementos–but they are condensed
into five or six manageable tubs.
designing my new blog header.
I have been getting lots of exercise by
just walking the hills and I joined a Pop Physique gym around the corner. It’s a combination of Pilates, ballet barre and light weights…that’s so hard, my muscles shake like crazy.
But we have been eating a ton as there are so many good restaurants to try in San Francisco.
On Friday, after watching the hilarious
Beach Blanket Babylon Musical show,
we walked to Park Tavern in North Beach
(cool black subway tiles)