Monthly Archives: September 2013

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Succulent Profile: Maria Pinto, Designer & Artist

By Anne-Marie Kovacs, Chief Wife When I moved to Chicago in the summer of 2009, I hardly knew anything about the city, except for having heard about a few of its …

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Turning 50 Series - Creating a Home Altar

By Audrey van Petegem, Senior Editor I recently created an altar in my home office. It is my private space where I can make the shift from a busy day …

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Custom-Design Your Shoes

We know the joke: “You’re unique. just like everybody else“. But joking aside, we still like to think that we are unique. Which is why at The Succulent Wife, we …

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7 Simple "Quick Change" Ideas to Freshen Up Your Home

By Audrey van Petegem, Senior Editor Admittedly, I love this time a year. And what is not to love! The outside is looking all anew with trees budding, flowers blooming …

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Tablescape for Your Easter Brunch

By Audrey van Petegem, Senior Editor As we all know, Easter celebrates Jesus Christ’s resurrection and it is considered to be one of the most important Christian holidays. But what …

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The Art Farm - Where Creative Projects are Made...

By Audrey van Petegem, Senior Editor Do you have an artistic passion, a creative idea, a book in you that you have been trying to write?  Think, if you were …