Christmas Tree Inspiration

Yes,  we are not even close to Thanksgiving; however, now is the time

when I have to start the Christmas tree decorating process and planning.

Did you know that I absolutely love decorating Christmas trees?

It was not uncommon for me to have a tree in every room in the past

when I had a lot more time on my hands.

However, I still come close and last year I decorated many, 

so I thought that I would take you down memory lane

for some Christmas tree inspiration. 

Silver Trees-Housepitality Designs

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Harvest Celebration – Floral Friday

Hello Dear Readers!

Today is the first Friday of the month and that means it is Floral Friday!

Wow did the month of October fly by!!

Today I am joining my sweet and talented friends of Floral Friday,

Lidy, Mary and Pam presenting our creations of a Harvest Celebration.

Their links are at the end of the post under their respective beautiful image.

A tremendous amount of beautiful floral inspiration is here for you today

to enjoy and hopefully help you create one of your own!

I am a bit of an out of the box type of person, so I thought I would use

some colors that I used last Fall….lavenders and plum.

Floral Friday-Housepitality Designs

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Peeks of the Guest Room and Christmas Tree

Dear Readers,

Today, I thought I would give you a couple of peeks of the Guest Room

and the Christmas Tree.

Christmas tree? Yes, Christmas tree!

I have to start very early due to my schedule.

I must say it is going to be a bit different this year.

The full reveal will be on November 21st so stay tuned.

But first let’s start with a couple of sneak peeks of the Guest Room.

Guest Room-Housepitality Designs

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Another Nora Murphy’s Country House Style Book Giveaway

Dear Readers,

Another Nora Murphy Country House Style Book Giveaway?

Yes!….This book is too amazing and I want to share another with one lucky reader!

I have gained so much inspiration from this book that I want to share

that inspiration with another giveaway.

Nora Murphy's Country House Book

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Master Bedroom Reveal

Hello Dear Readers!

The last box for the Master Bedroom was unpacked so the Master Bedroom at the Berry Patch

House was ready for me to photograph and present to you today.

So here we go . . . the Master Bedroom Reveal.

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Crazy for Copper – Floral Friday

Hello Dear Readers!

Today is a very special Friday as it is the third Friday of the month

and that means it is Floral Friday! I am joining the incredibly talented team

of Floral Friday friends, Lidy, Mary and Pam. If you are visiting me from either one

of these sweet friends . . . welcome!

Our theme for today is Copper!

You will find Lidy’s, Mary’s and Pam’s links below.

Welcome to my Crazy for Copper – Floral Friday.

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What I’ve Been Up To and a Winner

Hello Dear Readers!

It has been very busy around here at the Berry Patch House.

What was left of Hurricane Michael paid us a visit.

Lots of my friends had lost power but we were lucky. . . .

just lots of tree debris . . . much more than Hurricane Florence.

My thoughts and prayers are still with those whose lives have been so devastated

by the horrific fury of Hurricane Michael.

One of the things that I have done was make a one-day trip with my friend Kristen

to the High Point Fall Market in High Point, NC.  We packed a lot of showrooms in one day.

I visited one of my favorite showrooms, Eloquence

and saw my bed (that is in storage now)!

Today is a bit of what I’ve been up to and a winner.

The winner of  Nora Murphy’s Country House Style book is revealed at the end of this post.

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Berry Patch Great Room Reveal

Hello Dear Readers!

Let me start off by saying that my thoughts and prayers are with those

who are in the path of Hurricane Michael. Hurricane Florence was so devastating to many

and I know so many friends who were directly impacted by Florence,

so those of you who may be impacted by Hurricane Michael, please stay safe.

Looks like the hurricane may be coming our way; however, by the time it does (if it does)

I am sure it will be just a windy rain storm. Hopefully with not much rain as we surely

do not need any more!

So on a lighter note, I present to you the Berry Patch Great Room Reveal.

It is an area smaller than our previous home, but we are adjusting well.

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Cinderella Pumpkin Centerpiece – Floral Friday

Hello Dear Readers . . . it’s a great day today as it is Floral Friday!

Floral Friday is when I join my sweet friends Lidy, Mary and Pam to bring you

some wonderful floral inspiration for you to enjoy and hopefully want to re-create

for your very own. If you are stopping in for a visit from Lidy, Pam or Mary . . .

welcome and thank you for your visit.

Please visit my friends below and see their amazing creations.

Just click on the link below their beautiful images located at the bottom of the post.

Today’s Floral Friday is all about flowers and pumpkins.

So grab your favorite drink and sit a spell and “enjoy the view!”

Welcome to my Cinderella Pumpkin Centerpiece – Floral Friday.

Pumpkin Centerpiece-Housepitality Designs

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Nora Murphy’s Country House Style Book – A Giveaway

Hello Dear Readers!

It’s been a while. I took a break to travel with my hubby and the “Boys of Summer”

to their National Championship Men’s Softball tournament that was held in Vegas.

They won the National Championship beating a team from California;

however, they lost the World Championship opportunity to a team from Canada…

It was a great game….overtime and all….and they lost by one run.

They truly did great. The trip to Sedona (again but loved it) was great ….

Climbing the “Red Rocks” in a Pink Jeep and taking a small bus tour to the Grand Canyon

was also fun. Even though we had done it a few years ago, you always see something new.

So now I am back and trying to catch up! So to celebrate on behalf of the

“Boys of Summer” I thought a giveaway was in order.

When I learned that my sweet friend Amy’s  (of Maison Decor) home was being featured

in a new book by the author Nora Murphy I knew I had to order

one and would want one of my readers to have the opportunity to enjoy one too.

So here we go: NORA MURPHY’S COUNTRY HOUSE STYLE BOOK – A GIVEAWAY

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