Favorite Shop in Paris, Berthillon

Favorite Shop in Paris, Berthillon

Ice cream, is there anything more decadent and delicious than this?  I’ve tasted my share of ice cream from around the world, and while a current favorite at FrenchGardenHouse is the organic Limoncello Gelato from Sprouts, the ice cream in Paris seems to taste...
An Easy Sunflower Arrangement

An Easy Sunflower Arrangement

It’s sunflower season!  August with its hot days of summer is the time that the happy faces of sunflowers arrive to bring charm and their bit of sunshine to your home.  Their brilliant yellow color brightens up every spot around your house, and their golden colors...
6 Secrets for Designing a Curated Home

6 Secrets for Designing a Curated Home

From the time I was little, I’ve loved interior design.  Not in a grown up way, but in a “I’ll decorate my dollhouse so pretty!” kind of way.  I still remember the day I was given my very own room on the third floor of my grandparents grand...
An Elegant Simple White Flower Arrangement

An Elegant Simple White Flower Arrangement

There are few things I love more than a lush, full floral bouquet, it’s true. I come from a family that always had fresh flowers at home in Europe, every single week. But sometimes there’s no time for running to the flower market, and the dread of flowers...
Why You Should Always Carry a Handkerchief

Why You Should Always Carry a Handkerchief

It wasn’t until my Mom and and I moved to the states long ago that I met my first kleenex. I always had a freshly pressed handkerchief in my pocket {that I used for all sorts of things besides blowing my nose} – when I was little they were child sized,...