Window Shopping

During the summer, RB and I decided it was time to do some window shopping for our new houses. I set up a few appointments with vendors, the first one being with Atrium Windows. Atrium Windows started over 60 years ago in North Carolina and their regional office is in Welcome, NC. We were impressed with the quality (still tilt- wash and low e) and with the emphasis on customer service. Each individual window has its own identification code label on the window. If someone calls in with a... Full Post >

The Last Camden

It is bittersweet to see the last house come to completion in South Camden. Since the first house went up in the 1990s, Camden is one of our most popular neighborhoods and it is so convenient to the Village Center and Camden Park. While it is sad to complete the Camden neighborhood, 4016 Macon is a wonderful house to end with! The house combines an open floorplan and a formal dining room and a third bedroom that would make a nice study. We also put some of our favorite cabinets in both the... Full Post >

Time of our Lives!

A couples first dance is always a very special part of their wedding day. Lisa and Dan surprised their guests with a fun, upbeat first dance. They kept guests entertained with an amazing performance by "Time of Our Lives" from Dirty Dancing the movie. It was so sweet and represents this fun couple and their love for one another so well. We wish you many more fun, happy years together! Full Post >

I only drink champagne when I…

I only drink champagne when I’m happy, and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company, I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I am not hungry and drink it when I am. Otherwise I never touch it – unless I’m thirsty. - Lily Bollinger My name is Paula De Pano, and I am addicted to bubbles. Prosecco, Cava, Sekt, Sparkling Wine, Franciacorta, Cap Classique, and especially Champagne – as a certified bubblehead, I love them all the... Full Post >