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Garden Talk with Roots and Refuge

Garden Talk with Roots and Refuge

Featured in 501 Life MagazinePhotos by Makenzie EvansThere is a moment late in the season, after you have given in to the Arkansas summer swelter, that you feel it. That first trickle of crisp autumn air. It’s not just a cool breeze. Its dry and stil…
Refresh & Relax | A one-room makeover

Refresh & Relax | A one-room makeover

When you get married, you inherit things. You begin to intertwine your life and your possessions with those of your partner. Some things, you try to divest of as fast as you can, like when I told my husband that he could just leave that gold plaid so…
Storybook Homes

Storybook Homes

I'm gathering photos of some of my favorite projects with my pal Niki Thompson and Storybook Homes. An anthology, if you will, of her work and our work together. I met Niki at an antique show a few years ago and I knew right away that we would b…
A Modern Day Homestead

A Modern Day Homestead

Previously published in the February 2019 issue of 501 MagazineA Modern Day HomesteadGravel crunches in the one-lane drive that runs along the fencerow and past the pond. Bob, the flea bit gray Missouri fox trotter, raises his head to see who is…
Creating a Holiday Table

Creating a Holiday Table

Creating a Holiday TablePreviously published in October 2018 501 Life MagazineBe sure to read all the way to the end to see how we make this gorgeous living centerpiece! HomeMy sister and I each had one end of a giant dead goose. I can’t r…