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.Candlestick, Shadows, our house, California Image by LeAnn, as seen on, "Inspired" page:

Whatever you can do or dream...quote by Goethe - image created by -

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Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf, and take an insect view of its plain  -Henry David Thoreau - as seen on -

Human Beings Are... quote by Desmond Tutu, image by lb for -

Reality is only a brief moment in time that you keep repeating quote from Abraham-Hicks as seen on -

Palos Verdes, California, image by LeAnn,, {Inspired ~ quotes and images}

Let the beauty we love be what we do. - Rumi - as seen on -

hummingbird in tree tops, our garden, California Image by LeAnn, as seen on, "Inspired" page:

I once had a sparrow quote by Henry David Thoreau - Walden - as seen on linenandlavender net -

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Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it - Buddha as seen on -

Miracle of a Single Flower, image by LeAnn, l&l at home,, {Inspired ~ quotes and images}

Enlightened,Palos Verdes California Image by LeAnn, as seen on, "Inspired" page:

You must live in the present moment, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.  - Henry David Thoreau as seen on -


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If there is no passion...created by lb for linenandlavender.net

Moon over California Image by LeAnn, as seen on, "Inspired" page:

Tree-lined Road, Idaho, Image by LeAnn, as seen on, "Inspired" page:

Trees are sanctuaries. Whoever knows how to speak to them, whoever knows how to listen to them, can learn the truth.  They do not preach learning and precepts, they preach undeterred by particulars, the ancient law of life.  - Hermann Hesse, Wa

Meditation Tree - Palos Verdes, California - image by lb for -

via Irish folk music video by Zoltan as seen on, "Inspired" page:

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l&l collection no. 11

l&l collection no. 12 - It speaks to me.

we like...Atlas Pepper Mills

we like...Atlas Pepper Mills
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Fireworks from the Ponte Vecchio

Fireworks from the Ponte Vecchio
Giovanni Signorini (Firenze)

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{Cast iron deer plaque used as wall hook} 9.5"x8.5"x3.5" - $29.

Might I suggest?...

Might I suggest?...
Caprese salad is traditionally made with fresh buffalo mozzarella cheese –burrata cheese takes it to a whole new level...

Essential Oils ~ Gifts of Nature

Essential Oils ~ Gifts of Nature
There is something at once familiar and mysterious...

Appennino by Giambologna

Appennino by Giambologna
Between 1568 and 1586 Bernardo Buontalenti built a great palace at Pratolino...

John Saladino Feature

John Saladino Feature
"Every home should be a sanctuary...

Thinking Outside the Box

Thinking Outside the Box'll be greeted by a peaceful storehouse of colors and textures —Feng Shui Heaven!

The Heart of the Home

The Heart of the Home
In art and design, we refer to negative and positive space...

Dream Weavers - Rumi

Dream Weavers - Rumi
I found my dreams but the moon took me away...

Wind and Water

Wind and Water
A balanced living environment generates well-being and a balanced life...

"It's a mystery."

"It's a mystery."
Even when all indicators seem in opposition to what I want...

Rose Tarlow, The Private House

Rose Tarlow, The Private House
...interspersed with enchanting memories of her childhood home "Windrift" and inspiration garnered from the green fields of Ireland to antiquing jaunts in the heart of Paris.