Everyone’s Favorite Farm

It’s the end of the week, and the final home sneak peek in our upcoming Fall issue – Everyone’s favorite farm: SEVEN GATES FARM! Home to the wonderful James Cramer and the late Dean Johnson. As you know, Jimmie is an Editor here at A Simple Life and we love having him in our family. It was an honor that I got to write this special article about someone I love dearly! Coming to your mailbox very soon! You won’t want to miss it!

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Welcome to our 4th home in the Fall issue!

Welcome to Tuscumbia, Alabama and the fourth home in the upcoming Fall issue! Owners John and Bettye Wagner share their southern hospitality with all of us in this great article. Bettye has been an icon in our industry since the 1970s – as a wonderful American Country dealer and decorator. Many homes she has styled over the years have appeared in countless magazines. I can’t wait for you to see this great home in our Fall issue!

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Fall Issue visit to Prairie Rose Ranch

The wonderful Nebraska home of Duane and Sami McNutt will appear in the upcoming Fall issue – due out in a few weeks! You might recall me posting about my trip to this amazing 13,000 acre cattle ranch last summer. Sami just reminded me that it was a year ago this very week I was there! Wow, it seems like last month! If you haven’t renewed your subscription yet – it’s a must, because you don’t want to miss this visit to the Prairie Rose Ranch!

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Sneak Peek Continues in Wisconsin!

An awesome Fall issue sneak peek continues! Jerry and Donna Shepherd have two early log cabins on their farm in Wisconsin and then built another from old materials. Donna is hands-down one of the best decorators I’ve ever witnessed – just wait till you see all her hard work! AND, the best part is, I will get to see her again on AUGUST 12th when I am in her shop “Tailings” at Mother O’Leary’s Cabin, in Shullsburg for a meet and greet!

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The Fall issue of A Simple Life Magazine is coming to a mailbox or shop near you in just a few weeks!

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We have FIVE amazing home tours to share … plus so MUCH MORE!


Dennis and Judith Conrad have filled their early 1800’s Western Reserve/Greek Revival home in Copley, Ohio,  with an amazing 17th & 18th C. collection.

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Stay tuned for many more sneak peeks in the coming week!