House Tours

When you ask artist Tommy Mathis to describe his home in Florence, Alabama, he says, "It's a modest house, but it's a treasure chest."    So true. Every room reveals another surprise. Whether a burst of...

I love doing this blog and here's a perfect example why. Getting to see the houses I've always loved.   I used to drive by this house and pine for it.  Even before it was renovated. Turns out...

In the heart of the Nashville neighborhood known as Midtown sits a towering building named after an equally towering personality in her day, the Adelicia. Adelicia  Acklen was one of the wealthiest women of the antebellum...

There's something nostalgic about hearing a wooden screen door slamming shut. It's like smelling a cologne that reminds me of my dad or grandfather.  Brings back memories.  Simpler times.  Simpler pleasures. It's the same feeling screened...

The first thing I thought when I drove into the O'Boyle's driveway was, what a view.   High atop Richland Woods Lane in Brentwood, Tennessee, sits their regal home, just across the road from Richland Country Club.   [caption...

What brings a California girl to Nashville if it isn't songwriting, school or just soaking up southern culture? Try love, and houses. As in million dollar plus houses she can update, making them more desirable for the...