Category Archives: Travel

Gathering of Friends is a Fall Favorite

Fall is the perfect time for mums, and crows, and rich woods. And plaid blankets. This is what you’ll find at A GATHERING OF FRIENDS held at Bachman’s on Lyndale in south Minneapolis this weekend. All the vendors bring their … Continue reading

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Happy in SW Minneapolis

Summer inspiration is calling from Your Lucky Day. This month’s theme is “Happy” which is applied to travel, gardening, fishing, tea parties or just about any fun activity. There are nods to teachers, graduates and dads for starters plus ideas … Continue reading

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Travel: Nordic style in NYC

I’m a huge fan of traveling for design inspiration, but lately I’ve been staying close to home.  Earlier this summer, however, I traveled to Russia via NYC at a sweet little restaurant in Manhattan that epitomizes Nordic/Scandinavian-country style. This quaint eatery … Continue reading

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Antique Seating: 5 Faves from Natchez

After another antiquing/vintaging trip down South, I was looking through (and drooling over) the photos I took.  In particular, Pippen’s Antiques on Franklin Street in Natchez, Mississippi provided much inspiration.  They had dozens of antique furniture pieces, and some of … Continue reading

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TOS Travels: Antiquing Jackson, MS

On a recent trip to the South, I passed through Jackson, Mississippi. I have to be honest; I didn’t expect much of the town.  But what I discovered was a beautifully restored downtown (Jackson is the capital of Mississippi), full … Continue reading

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