Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Open House!

You know how we in the blogosphere love parties, right? And one of the nicest parties around is the weekly Open House hosted by the lovely Sherry of No Minimalist Here. Every week, Sherry gives us a tour of someone's house and then invites us to share a post about what's going on in our own homes.

No Minimalist Here

I'm shaking a little bit right now, because Sherry is featuring my home this week! I'm so excited!

If you haven't before visited Sherry's blog, you should run over there right now and say hello. You'll love it. For instance, here's a little peek into her family room. I know this will make you want to see more. Isn't it beautiful?


If you're visiting here from Sherry's blog, WELCOME! I'm so glad to have you! I just baked a batch of pumpkin bread, so I'm all ready for visitors. Please make yourselves at home!

55 comments:

The Tablescaper said...

I'm here visiting from No Minimalist. Your home is gorgeous. I love the blue in your dining room and all of your built ins. I'm off to check out the rest of your blog. Thanks for sharing your gracious home with us.

- The Tablescaper

Pat said...

I just came from your open house, and am in awe. Your home is so welcoming and cozy. My favorites are the built in cabinets in the dining room, and the porch!

Diane said...

Visiting from Sherry's blog, you have a beautiful home. Following you. Diane

Sonya@Beyond the Screen Door said...

Visiting from Sherry's party! You have such a lovely home! I think I'm in love with your back porch! LOL! What a wonderful space.

Kelly said...

I just saw your home featured on Sherry's blog and thought it looked beautiful! This is the first time I've seen the outside of your home. It's sooo pretty. It won't be long before you'll be decorating it for Christmas again.

FABBY'S LIVING said...

I just had the tour of your fabulous house! Your home is gorgeous and so beautifully decorated, it's really magazine worth like I said to Sherry! God bless you and than you for sharing.
FABBY

Sherry @ No Minimalist Here said...

Hi Richella, Thank you so much for the kind words! It is my pleasure to feature your beautiful home.
Take care
Hugs,
Sherry

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

You know that I love your home and your decor is always stunning. Sherry had such a wonderful tour today and I enjoyed it so much. It's always fun to pay you a visit. I really enjoyed a sneak at a little bit of Christmas also. Thanks. Loved it. Hugs, Marty

Karen said...

I'm visiting from No Minimalist Here. Your home is beautiful, so warm and the architecture is amazing.I'm so happy to meet you.

NanaDiana said...

I am here visiting from Sherry's blog...but I won't be a visitor long- I am signing up to follow you. You know what I see when I see your home? A HAPPY house! I can see it in your colors and in your dog on the chair...and I LIKE happy. Yep-you're gonna be stuck with me visiting all the time now! Hugs- Diana

Lynn@ The Vintage Nest said...

Hi Richella, Sherry is a dear friend of mine and we go "treasure hunting" together all the time. She does have a beautiful home! I am so happy to meet you. You sure do have a wonderful eye for detail. Your home is stunning. I love the pop of blue too. It's gorgeous. Come for a visit sometime. Best Wishes, Lynn@thevintagenest

NanaNor's said...

Hi there, Just came over from Sherry's house and so glad I did. You have a beautiful home-love all of it, it is so charming.
I'll be back to visit again.
Noreen

Suzy said...

Congratulations on your feature at No Minimalist Here! I've been following your blog for a while so I know how lovely it is. It was so nice to see it again. Take care.

Ivy and Elephants said...

I just saw your home featured on No Minimalist and it is absolutely gorgeous. You did an amazing job.

Paula, your newest follower
ivyandelephants.blogspot.com

Shelia said...

Hi Richella! Congratulations on your lovely home being featured at Sherry's! I just love seeing your home and it is gorgeous and warm and cozy!
Hope you're doing well.
Be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Fabiana ~ Ciao! Newport Beach said...

I loved touring your home on No Minimalist". Thanks for opening up your gorgeous home. It's perfect!

I'm now following your blog. Please stop by my blog too, if you get a chance...

ciao

Audrey said...

Hi, My name is Audrey at eleganteconomies.blogspot.com. I saw your home on the Open House. So beautiful! Your wall colors are stunning. I love the books by R. Foster and Dallas Willard too. New follower.

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

So happy to see your beautiful home featured at Sherry's Open House Party Richella! I'm a happy follower of your blog:) Martina

Renee@LivingLaughingLoving said...

Congrats on being featured! Your house is beautiful!

Scribbler said...

I enjoyed seeing your home on No Minimalist -- just beautiful. The wooded setting is just spectacular.

Thank you for letter her share.

ETS

lvroftiques said...

Hi Richella!
I'm over from Sherry's place and I wanted to tell you how much I enjoyed the tour of your beautiful home! So many lovely features! Vanna

Sarah said...

I'm popping in from Sherry's Open House Party. You have a gorgeous home. I adore your dining room with its deep rich blue walls and built in shelves. Thank you for sharing your home with all of us. ~ Sarah

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

Hi Richella, I am late joining Sherry's party today since we had to travel to Nashville to meet our new grandson. So good to tour your beautiful home at Sherry's Open House party.

Southern Fried Gal said...

Awesome! That is so cool that you are being featured!

Savvy Seasons said...

Visiting from Sherry's party. I am in LOVE with your home. You can tell a lot of love, time, and thought went into it. Like others have said...totally MAGAZINE WORTHY!! Thank you for opening up your home up for us to see, it was really a special treat! xo ~Liz

Erin of Salvaged Whimsy said...

Hi, I saw your home on No Minimalist, and you have such a beautiful home. I love your color choices, especially the dining room...wow! I also love all of the arched doorways. Thanks for allowing us to see your gorgeous home with us. Take care

Chari at Happy To Design said...

Hi Richella...

I'm here visiting from Sherry's Open House party. So very nice to meet you! Ohhh my...you have such a beautiful home, my friend! You are definitely a lady after my own heart...with all the beautiful, rich color that you have used in your home. I love the blue wall color in your dining room...it's stunning with the white woodwork! Love that big porch too! Sherry is right...it looks like you are looking out of a beautiful tree house! Sooo magical!

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us for Sherry's party this week! It was such a pleasure!

Warmest autumn wishes,
Chari

Diann said...

I'm dropping in from Sherry's party to say what a lovely home you have. It is so warm, inviting and welcoming. Thank you for opening your doors to us. Have a wonderful week!

It's All Connected said...

I'm so glad Sherry sent me over to you. Lovely home and lovely blog!

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Your home is so lovely, Richella, it should be featured! You've created such a warm and friendly home. I love your porch! I like how your dog is sleeping in such a way on the chair that someone could still fit next to him. That's a cute shot.

Lana said...

You have a beautiful home. I found your blog through Sherry. Love all the lighted built in cabinets. I also love the porch, what a wonderful spot.

Jenny @ Simcoe Street said...

Your home is AMAZING! Love love love!

Jenny
www.simcoestreet.blogspot.com

sabrymagic said...

Here I am, I insert myself .... I also
your home beautiful and your blog .....
compliments
kisses
Sabry!

Babs said...

Hi, I'm visiting from No Minimalist Here and enjoying the tour of your beautiful home. Thank you so much for letting us visit. I'm headed back to look at your Christmas decorations again and I'm your newest follower.
Babs

Melissa Lee said...

I love your home, Richella. And the Bible scripture you quote that tells the origin of your blog's name really inspired me today! Thanks for sharing....I'm a new follower via No Minimalist.

Jaybird said...

Ahhhhhh, I read your bio and already feel blessed and welcome!!
I am a music minister at a church and I smiled at your post that said "I'll sing if I want to"!!! All we are commissioned to do is make a Joyful noise....sing away and be blessed by the music!
Thank you for inviting me to visit and the pumpkin bread was delicious!!
Blessings to you and yours,
J

Sheila said...

Hello Richella. I'm here visiting from No Minimalist Here. Wow, what a lovely home you have. I love your color choices, so vibrant yet warm and cozy. I love to decorate, but color is my weakest point, wall color that is, I almost always stick with tan or cream and I am totally sick of it. I would love to know some of the paint colors you have going on in your house. The greens, blue and even your tan color. They are gorgeous. I am your newest follower.

Geneva said...

Hi! I'm visiting from Sherry's party, and am so glad I took the time to visit. I've really enjoyed your home tour and have also enjoyed looking around your blog. Both very nice! I'm excited to be a new follower.

Cheri said...

Oh my goodness I fell in love with the first picture Sherry had of your lovely home. It is gorgeous and makes me homesick for snow during the holidays. You have such wonderful taste in decorating, I am envious.

Mimi said...

Thanks for opening up your lovely home!

TinyMatchboxStudio said...

Stopping by after admiring your showcased home on Sherry's blog. Absolutely beautiful!! Especially love your back porch.
Beth

Nellene said...

Sherry sent me on over...Your house is truly a HOME. Great job and HAPPY THURSDAY!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful home and so well decorated. So warm and cozy. I don't have a blog, but love following you. I am envious of your beautiful blue dining room.

Cass @ That Old House said...

Well I just had a lovely tour of your home ... which is beautiful, and reflects the joy and love you take in caring for it.
Delightful.
Thank you for sharing an Open House with us today.
Blessings -- Cass

Designs By Pinky said...

HI Rochella, so nice to meet you! I came over from Sherry's after seeing your GOREOUS home tour! Every room is just beautiful but I adore your kitchen/eating area/ sitting room!!! What a fabulous space! I also love the built ins in the dining room. Thanks for allowing Sherry to give us the tour. I will now be your newest follower! XO, Pinky Please drop by anytime to my blog!

Debra from Bungalow said...

I came over from No Minimalist to say wow, your home is so pretty! The snow picture is gorgeous!

The porch, kitchen, blue dining room....it's all beautiful.

Please come on over on Tues the 15th and join in the everything Thanksgiving linky party! I'd be so happy if you did! : )

Amanda @ Serenity Now said...

Congratulations on your feature!! That's awesome, Richella. You and your beautiful home deserve it! :)

Maggie said...

Visiting from No Minimalist to say that your house is simply beautiful!

Milla said...

I'm also visiting from No Minimalist. Great great open house. I love the foyer I believe it is. All those eclectic things on the wall. Especially that mirror!

Liberty said...

Your house is almost as gorgeous as you are!
My favorite Tweak is the way you used the cool
Blue accents in your lr- just perfect!
Hugs... Dear one.

Jen said...

I am a follower Richella. I do love everything about your home. It is so welcoming!

Jeannette

Ann from On Sutton Place said...

Saw your home at Sherry's. Your floors and moldings are incredible. What a lovely place. Thanks for letting her share with us. Have a wonderful weekend!

Carmen @ Life with Sprinkles on Top said...

How fun to be featured! You have a lovely home, why wouldn't you be? ;)

Theresa said...

Thank you for the Open House tour. You have a beautiful home. Sherry picked a show stopper this week!

Blessings,
Theresa

Debbiedoo's blogging and blabbing said...

Jus t gorgeous Richella! Love your turkey tips too. We usually do not have that much left over believe it or not. Thanks for your sweet comment on the does your hubby cook post. We also watch food network often, so does my older boy which is a good thing:) Enjoy the holidays.

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