Texas Hill Country – Ranch outside of Doss, Texas, USA. Photo Courtesy: Timothy J Carroll Spread out between Austin and San Antonio, Texas Hill Country is something special. The area is known for its picturesque creeks, rivers and lakes. More and more people aren’t just visiting this corner of Texas; They are seeking out ranch […]
Famous Hollywood actress Eva Longoria grew up on a ranch, like the one shown above, in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA – Photo Courtesy: Raymond Hitchcock Countryside living may seem a million miles away from the life of a Hollywood actress or a pop sensation, but a surprising number of current celebrities actually came from […]
When you’re looking to design a kitchen, you’ll need to consider functionality as well as design. The country kitchen is often called ‘the heart of the home’; it’s where food is lovingly prepared and families gather to cook together. It’s so important to make sure you have a country kitchen design that really fits your lifestyle.
Choosing the furnishings for every room in your country home is, perhaps, the highlight of your home decorating process. Rather than hard physical labor, you must use all your mental energy to decide what sofas to have, or where the new rug should go.
Create the perfect country look through the delicate draping of lace blinds and floral curtains at the window, or build a classic French character by carefully placing chic striped blinds and painted wooden shutters. Whatever you choose, remember to give your choice of window furnishings time, thought, and energy.
An ideal setting for a nice cottage is within a nice garden. The cottage and the garden may be small, but they complement each other very well. Make your cottage garden look outstandingly beautiful by making sure you plan it. Draw a sketch of what plants you will put where, and make sure that you are working with the seasons.
Having a garden full of pretty and beautifully scented flowers gives great joy and pleasure to all those who can experience it. The reason we give flowers on special occasions is because they make people smile – and so, choosing the right blooms is a very important task.
Whether your backyard is the size of a small postcard or you’ve got the largest acreage in the county, all gardens can benefit from a few added decorations and flourishes. Accessorize your outdoor space to its fullest potential – from planters and pots to feeders and lanterns – and create the most beautiful Eden paradise.