Bring Home French Bistro Style

Bring Home French Bistro Style

If sipping a café au lait at a side walk cafe in Montmartre feels like a distant memory, or it’s something that is on your “must do” list, French bistro style is for you! The French are admired worldwide for their joie de vivre, and French cuisine is...
Add Fragrance to Your Summer Home

Add Fragrance to Your Summer Home

At FrenchGardenHouse, I’m known for my attention to the smallest details, or as I consider them, the finishing touches. The key to setting something apart is in the small details. Our everyday rooms can be made luxurious with a few simple touches. Today...
Provence Summer Orange Cake

Provence Summer Orange Cake

Summer is here and our orange tree in the back garden is bursting with oranges! Other than eating them fresh off the tree and giving bags away to friends and neighbors, making a cake like one I had in France is a great way to relish the sweet taste of summer oranges....
Celebrating the Red, White & Blue

Celebrating the Red, White & Blue

Happy 4th of July! Can you believe the Fourth of July is here? How does each year fly by so fast?! We’re having a very low-key celebration today, yesterday we sailed out on the boat to a harbor close by, dropped anchor and had dinner on the boat. When it got...
Use Your Antiques When Entertaining

Use Your Antiques When Entertaining

Like me, I think you love antiques. If you have one beloved antique, or almost one too many {I can guarantee that there’s no such thing!!} I hope this post will give you some fun ideas to use some of your pieces in different ways when you are hosting guests, or...