Category Archives: Art {Why I Love Americana Art}…

As a child I had the opportunity to live in some beautiful locations here in America.  I was born right outside of Bend Oregon and then shortly there after moved to Jackson Hole Wyoming.  After living there for a few years we moved right outside the border of the Columbia River in Washington.  Then we […]

Mirror, mirror on the wall…

I hope you had a good weekend?  I’m looking forward to spring weather, however, winter isn’t giving up without a fight!  On a design note, here is a creative space that will keep your reflection consistent.  By the way, I have a fun announcement to tell you.  Now is not the time.  See you soon! […]

Naturally pretty…

I think this photographic series is just gorgeous! Heidi Romano is the talented designer who created these from pieces that were collected, some even from almost 100 years ago. These would be the perfect gift for a botanical lover. Please visit Heidi’s site and shop to view more of her great work.And speaking of natural […]

Happy Monday!!!

Yay for a new week! Its going to be a fun week here at Simply Grove. I have a great giveaway to offer, a new Les Bois Tuesday and a lovely home to show you.Enjoy your Monday and check back soon! xxvia Apartment Therapy

Southern Living….

Here is some fabulous images found on Southern Living’s website.Southern Living Magazine has gotten a face lift. I was able to preview the new look and it looks great! I wanted to try about every recipe that I saw. Its wonderful to see a mature magazine like Southern Living get a fresh new look.

Pop Up Co Op…..

Via one of my favorite blogs, Inside Out, I learned today that 3 great designers are teaming up for a month long event called Pop Up Co Op. If I didn’t live sooooo far away from Australia I would be there in a heartbeat. Find out more info here and here.

Sara Norris Photography….

I love affordable and beautiful photography. Sara Norris captures the moment of each image, bringing it to life. Here are a few of my faves.Check out her Etsy and blog.

3 things to love….

1. A breezy bedroom that makes you think twice if you are in France or not.2. True definition of art wall.3. Clean and sparkly. How every child’s room should be…..right?via house to home, houzz, emmas designblogg. Have a great weekend everyone!! Storage Beds in queen and twin sizes

3 things to love….oops, I mean 5.

1. Bold pieces.3. Cute shades.3. A lovely Etsy.4. Chairs and a table that need to be in my house.5. Gray Posies.images via room 123 (via Desire to Inspire), My Deco, inklore, Jill Stuarts home (via Elle Decor) and Etsy.


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.

Little girl..

How sweet is this.

Jill Crawford….

Jill Crawford is a LA based interior designer and graphic artist. (Read more here.) Her work does not just end with redoing spaces. She has a talent for creating gorgeous murals. Her murals started a number of years ago when she had a short-term loft rental in Tribeca (NYC). She had these massive white walls […]

Buy something…

I had a great Mothers Day weekend…hope you did too! I spent today with my kids and hubby so I didn’t have any moments to blog. Let me start this week out by telling you about 2 great sales!!Orange Beautiful is having there spring sale. You will receive 10% to 20% off all items plus […]

I love these pieces but….

Have you have ever bought something or received something that you absolutely loved but then couldn’t decide where it should go in your home? Well that is my predicament. I adore this tray that I bought at a antique sale and love love the pair of floral prints given to me by a good friend […]

On a funny note…

Recently I have noticed a few misspellings of Simply Grove on some sites and blogs which please don’t think I take offense to this. I find it rather funny.The first one I noticed was Simply Groove. It made me feel very groovy. And then there was Simply Gruve which I’m not sure how you would […]