House Tours

To my faithful followers. I am still here.  Just took a little break to regroup and find some more treasures to write about.  And while I get those written and edited, I decided to give...

When I pulled into Rhonda Weaver's driveway, she met me out front in her gardening clothes with a big smile and welcoming attitude. We had never met. A mutual friend suggested I write about her...

One of the things I miss most about my former life as a television news reporter is getting out in the community and meeting fascinating people with great stories to share.  And this week, I...

In the 18th Century, Captain James Wright referred to Roatan, Honduras as the "Garden of the West Indies," and as a visitor, I can say she's still a beauty. Just look at the lush hillsides and...

I had never heard of Roatan, Honduras until friends of ours bought a condo there in 2008.  Lucky us. We've been able to stay there over the years and enjoy the rustic beauty of the...

As a free-lance writer for Sophisticated Living and NFocus publications in Nashville, Gloria Houghland, also a Realtor with Lipman Realty, has seen her share of gorgeous homes and now she's taking alot of those ideas...

When I walked into this home in Florence, Alabama, I loved the homeowner's taste instantly. She has the same lanterns above her kitchen island as we have in our hallway, so why wouldn't I like...