WELCOME!I’m Lauren — a gentle wanderlust who lives in a little valley nestled between Sacramento and San Francisco. I embrace life’s littlest and most poignant moments, and share them here.
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Tag Archives: decorating
Over the weekend, Maggie and I decided to explore Fair Oaks Village, a quaint little town I discovered when I met a school study group at group members’ apartment here. Her apartment is in an old building over an aniques … Continue reading →
I thought I’d share some pages from a fun design style book I rediscovered on my bookshelf today. Creole Thrift by Angele Parlange is a fun book that covers everything from Louisiana tree swings to how to carry large thrift … Continue reading →
Green shower tile. Dress forms centerpieces. Ceramic bowls on a window ledge. Piles and piles of embroidered pillows in a corner. Ornate bed frames and shiny tapestries. These are just some of my favorite things featured in one of my … Continue reading →
I keep thinking paper lanterns are my new favorite things — until I realize they’ve hung in every one of my apartments and houses in the past 10 years. It may not seem like a lot, but I moved seven … Continue reading →
Right now. This second. Room dark except for the glow of the computer and Desperate Housewives on TV. Laying on the bed for the first time since morning. It’s the first time I’ve truly felt “at home” at the new … Continue reading →
I’m a sucker for interior design. One way I get inspired is with magazines and books. I thought I would share some home shots from a recent Amazon purchase, Bohemian Style, by Elizabeth Wilhide. I wasn’t as impressed by this … Continue reading →