Choose Your Favorite: 5 Vacation Homes in Maine

July 24, 2014

Inspired by that Victorian summer cottage I showed you yesterday, I started looking up vacation houses to rent in Maine. Totally an exercise in daydreaming, mind you, but I found 5 places I’d like to spend my summer in. Which one would you choose?

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A Victorian Summer Cottage on Kennebunk Beach

July 23, 2014

Hey, if you’re going to have a summer house, why not get one on the beach? And if it’s on the beach, why not make it a Victorian cottage with its original gingerbread trim and a wraparound porch overlooking the water, right?

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Laura Palmer’s Dutch Colonial from “Twin Peaks”

July 22, 2014

Raise your hand if you remember the weirdness that was the early ’90s TV drama Twin Peaks. Poor, doomed Laura Palmer lived with her family in a white Dutch Colonial on the show. Now it’s on the market in Washington, so let’s take a look…

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How to Fall in Love With Your Home & More Links I Like

July 18, 2014

Here are 7 things I liked this week and had to share:

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Tori & Dean’s Lake House on “Cabin Fever”

July 17, 2014

Tori Spelling has to be one of the hardest working women on TV. I’ve lost track of the number of shows she’s had over the years! Now she’s got another one called Cabin Fever that follows her and husband Dean McDermott as they fix up their summer cottage in Ontario.

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Model Home #2: Taking a Tour of a Smaller House Plan

July 15, 2014

Welcome back, fellow lookiloos. Hope you enjoyed yesterday’s model home tour and are ready for another one. This is a smaller house plan they offer in the subdivision and has the garage in back, so I liked the exterior better. Take a look…

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10 Decorating Ideas Spotted in a Model Home

July 14, 2014

When we were visiting my parents recently, they mentioned that a new development was being built next to theirs and that it had a model home that had just opened, so of course I headed straight over! I’m always curious to see which decorating trends I’ll find in a house like this. Here are 10 things that stood out […]

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A Craftsman Bungalow from “Rehab Addict” For Sale

July 10, 2014

If you watch Rehab Addict on HGTV or the DIY Network, then you may recognize this Craftsman bungalow in Minneapolis. Nicole Curtis did a beautiful job of restoring the old house on the show, and now it’s on the market for $150,000.

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