Home Tour: Shelter Island Beach House Perfection


Shelter Island is such a charming place for a beach house get away.


shelter island beach house

shelter island beach house



Hope you all had a nice holiday weekend and a bit of a respite from everything going on right now.

At some point, we’re hoping to get back up to Rhode Island and start working on our beach house renovation again…

In the meantime, I’m surfing the internet for even more great coastal homes – can never have enough inspiration!

Which leads me to today’s post…

Photographs by Tria Giovan for Cottages and Gardens

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Weekend Wrap Up

close up of pink peoniesClose up of peonies taken with my iPhone! no filter!


How’s it going?

Parts of the country are opening up, parts are not.

Some people are embracing social distancing as the new norm, some are not.

I’m feeling sort of ambivalent and a bit anxious over all the inconsistent information out there.

Trying my best to keep it together. I guess we all pretty much are, right?

Thankful for so many things…

All the obvious big ones – and for little, smaller comforts like fresh flowers (above) Netflix, internet, popcorn and ice cream.

And, of course the occasional cocktail!

Oh boy.

Let’s all get a bit distracted with some “fluff”, shall we?



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