Monthly Archives: April 2012

All the Comforts of the Indoors

I’m sure most of us are in spring-cleaning mode (especially since spring seemed to come early this year!) It is so satisfying to polish the furniture, scrub the floor, clean out the closet and open the windows for that fresh spring air! This is also the perfect time to rake up those old leaves, trim […]

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Living Museums of Design – America’s Historic Homes

There is something awe-inspiring about visiting an old home – especially of a historic figure (whether a statesmen, writer, actor or artist).  I recently enjoyed a trip to Mark Twain’s home in Hartford, Connecticut.  Twain felt, as I do, that our homes are more than just a place to eat and sleep.  He said: ‘To […]

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