Devoted to the endless quest of all things beautiful

“I must have flowers, always , and always.” – Claude Monet

January 28, 2019

Do you dream in color or simply desire to do so? Either way, the month of January always makes me dream of the color promised in the approaching spring. January is named after the Roman god of doors, Janus, because this month is the door to the new year. Janus represents all beginnings. During the coldest month of the year thoughts of the Chelsea Flower Show  begin to invade my mind. The world’s most famous…


Beauty Within

November 16, 2018

The Riads are the traditional Moroccan homes normally built around a central courtyard with a garden and water feature. This inward focus allowed for family privacy and protection. Entrance to the houses encourages reflection because all the rooms open to the central atrium where there are lemon or orange trees and a fountain. The Riad is an escape from the frenzy of the bustling city. Once the elegant doors are opened, a world of magic…