Monthly Archives: August 2009

Nicely done….

Love her Flickr.

I heart all of you…..

Because I only post once daily (I hope to increase that soon) I just reached my 500th post. In fact this very post is number 500. I started Simply Grove in January of 2008 with the intention of posting things that are beautiful to me and showcasing projects that I have done. I am certainly […]


My hubby and I have a good pal. You can call him BlondeBeard. BlondeBeard is a talented artist who is as creative as they come. If you love illustration’s then you will LOVE what he has to offer!! Make sure you go shopping and show him some support.Oh and BlondeBeard is married to her.

Winner and hello…..

Hi all! I’m popping in while on vacation. I couldn’t not tell you who won the Mikasa Giveaway. So……Congrats…..Kara!! I need to get back to living the cowboy life but I will be back soon!!! xxJocelyn Warner’s new wallpaper collection. Gorgeous!!!

Im off…..

I am headed here probably as you are reading this……talk to you soon!!!

3 things to love….well 5 today.

1. A perfect collection of textiles2. Is that a plate wall??3. Everyone needs a new shower curtain at some point.4. What is it about beautifully displayed fashion?5. Yep…via draw Flowers Etsy shop, The Design Files, CB2, Oh Joy and Real Living. Happy Friday everyone! Next week I will be vacationing in Jackson Hole Wyoming and […]

Mr Martha…..

Someone gave me a sewing machine!! Yipppee!! I am so excited and I cant wait to try it however, you want to know a little secret? See the 2 pillows below? Well….my hubby made them. Its true. He is the seamstress in the family. But don’t worry, he really is a manly man. He attributes […]


Mikasa is giving away a $50 gift coupon code to an SG reader. Just leave a comment below and make sure to visit Mikasa Crystal and Dinnerware. They have some gorgeous pieces!

Show me…..

I recently became apart of sfgirlbybay’s Flickr group and I must say, people are sharing some pretty cool photography. Here are a few of my faves.designcuriosities paper ponylifelovepapersf scout jaquizadottieangelsweet sweet lifedayataglanceangiesangies Dont forget to enter this GIVEAWAY!!!!

Orange you glad its Monday….

I have shades of orange on the brain today.FlickrOhdeedohEtsyDesign* Spongeconcrete and honeyCreature Comforts And speaking of Orange, congrats to Anna Spiro for being in the latest issue of Aussie Vogue!!! I just adore her!!!

You could win…..

Did you have a good weekend?? I hope so. Mine was rather busy but full of great things!Love this kitchen from Real Living. Be sure to check out my interview over at Houzz. If you comment you have a chance of winning this lovely pillow!!!

3 things to love….

1. 50% off of EVERYTHING Sale in this shop.2. An abundance of pillows.3. Something to make your home smell delightful.via Bailey Doesn’t Bark, decor8 and Shoestring Home.

{Style Test} Leah

Here is another Style Test coming at you from Leah.Leah’s Style- Classic Comfy meets Vintage Modern at a European Hotel. These spaces show no fear of mixing styles, eras and designs. There is room for all but not for the tacky. Color is as extreme as the textiles. Not ment for the light in heart […]

Up up and away…..

You might have noticed that my profile picture changed from my daughter and I acting silly to my son and I with some balloons. Overdone? Maybe but it was sure a fun prop to use. We used these 2 LARGE balloons for the Stella shower but once the shower was over what would you do […]

Cutest of them all….

I have to show you 2 kids spaces that I just adore!!This first space was featured on Ohdeedoh last week. A 14 year old darling left for camp and came back to a totally new room. That is one rad mom!! And I heart that room.This space below I saw on Inspiring Mama (did you […]