“I want the life that goes with these shoes…”

The hushed silence was suddenly disturbed by a piercing squeal of delight -"Oh my gosh! I cannot believe it!” All within ear-shot turned to stare. The accompanying female chorus joined in the shrill caucaughany as they gazed in disbelief at the banquet before them. The conspiratorial silence returned as they took a moment to breathe in the magnitude of it all. “Those girls must be from Australia” I remarked, “because we just don't have anything like this at home”....more

She Takes Care of the Caregivers - Because It's Worthwhile

The minute I walked into Kate Mills's East Nashvillle home on a hot morning last July, I knew we were going to "get" each other.First of all, she had a delicious bagel ready to go, just for me. Such things never fail to impress.And then there was the house itself: small and simple, personalized with fun colors, interesting artwork, and rickety antiques lovingly spruced up by somebody who doesn't mind spending time on a thing somebody else has thrown away....more