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Thursday, March 31, 2016

Better Homes and Gardens sure has pretty rooms.....

I know we can all look at web sites and magazines and find pretty rooms...
but I found these online at BH&G and wanted to share with you...
sometimes, I just CRAVE 
EYE CANDY.
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also when i add favorite photos to my blog, i don't ever loose them.
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COTTAGE STYLE KITCHENS....
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 I had these cottage-style pulls on my kitchen drawers in our olden house
 and now have them on my dressing table drawers...
I really like this style and there's nothing that says COTTAGE
like these pulls.


 added natural pieces give an all-white kitchen much needed depth.
And, of course, open shelves really look great ....always.


I really REALLY love this shade of blue on her island...


Vintage and thrifted pieces really add a cottage feel to a kitchen..
and I have to say right here,
that magnificent FARM HOUSE  SINK doesn't hurt the look, either.
I am sooo in love with the sink.
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While I am not a fan of wooden floors
UNLESS they are painted WHITE or light, light GRAY,
if I could have THIS kitchen with the pretty greens, I would gladly take the floor, too.

 Now, for MY taste, I would like this much better without the ruffly 
bar stool covers...
really...
the thing I like best about this photo is that round, cut WATERMELON...:)
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 soooooooo SWOON WORTHY


Florals are supposed to be REALLY HOT for this spring and summer.
For me, I would rather have white wooden PLANTATION SHUTTERS
on those windows and my florals in a white pitcher...but...that's me. :)


CHIPPY has never been MY THANG....
but let me say right here and now that if EVER I could find such
an amazing table as this....
and had a setting such as this to display it,
COUNT ME IN.

I hope you enjoyed looking at these lovelies as much as I did.

Take care, stay well and know that you are loved.


Love and kisses and plenty of hugs,
bj 

A grandson, Drew, that lives in Oregon, is home for a visit and we sure are enjoying him.
I may not be visiting blogs as much for a few days but will catch up later. 

26 comments:

  1. You found some great inspiration pics, BJ! I love the one with the ruffly bar stools and have had it in my tear out sheets for awhile. I'd take the green island kitchen too.

    Have fun with Drew. ;)

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  2. Love these BH & G pics too. Chippy is not my thing either. Have a great day, bj!

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  3. Beautiful pics and great blog.
    Thanks for sharing
    I'll follow you!
    Have a nice day

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  4. I always love it when my BHG arrives! And yes, their rooms are terrific! You picked some good ones!

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  5. Thanks for sharing these wonderful pictures with us. Enjoy the visit with your grandson, Drew. Have a blessed day. Madeline

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  6. Thanks for the eye candy BJ...and your take on what you would change...an interesting read...thanks for sharing!

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  7. Some of these are getting pinned right now. The green bead board kitchen island for instance. I am toying with painting the peninsula in my kitchen green and that shade just does it for me. Enjoy your time with Drew!

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  8. Beautiful kitchens, BJ. I loved something in every one. Hope you are back to 100% and enjoying your grandson!

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  9. I spied the wooden shoes in pic#4 and now have a unique use for mine - pencil holder!

    Blessings on your visit with Drew.

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  10. Great inspiration pics. Enjoy that grandson! Sheila

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  11. Hi BJ and yes, I did enjoy looking at these sweet kitchens. I'm like you, if I'm gonna paint something, I want it to look new and not like it's been eaten up by cats! ;) This is the first time for me to have wood floors and I love them. There is a little area in front of my sink that is tile. I guess that was smart! :) Hope you're feeling all bright eyed and bushy tailed now!
    Be a sweetie,
    Shelia ;)

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  12. Great inspiration...enjoyed all the pictures! Have fun with your grandson! Pam @ Everyday Living

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  13. Pretty pictures! Love that old chippy cow! Yes i would sure take that!

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  14. Bj, I love looking at all kinds of décor. You know even if it's not what we would chose we can admire it....but I did like almost everything. I agree on the stool dress. Not for me. Hope you get lots of hugs from your grandson. Blessings to all, xoxo,Susie

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  15. You have picked some of the BEST photos. I love these!

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  16. Really love those kitchens and I would work that chippy table into any home I ever lived in if I had one.

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  17. Many of the kitchens I absolutely adore, thanks for such pretty eye candy BJ. NIce post.
    xoxo,
    Vera

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  18. I love your choices that you shared with us! My kitchen is so tiny and I would love to redo it...maybe someday. I didn't like those chair covers either.

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  19. Nice images, dear Lady...
    Hello from Marshville...

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  20. The third photo and the second-to-last are my favorites. I always used to love looking through home-improvement books. There are so many beautiful kitchens in the world! Thanks for sharing these with us. Hope you have a great time with your grandson!

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  21. Hi BJ,
    Lots of eye candy, for sure! Long time no see... Thanks for stopping by and leaving a sweet comment! I'm following you on Google+ Greetings from Australia♥ ~Pernilla

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  22. Sorry, not Google+... At the top of your page ;)

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Thanks so much for visiting and commenting.
xo bj