Author Archives: Alice White Walker

how to decorate with house plants

a view of deco vegetal rungis © sharon santoni

Decorating with houseplants not only looks great but it is a wonderful way to bring more nature inside. Small cactus or statuesque Monstera, there are lots of choices for the home and tons of ways to decorate with them. Read on for our tips…

team mfch: our favorite autumn walks

a stroll through luxembourg gardens

A walk is never just a walk. A chance to still the mind or mull over a decision, and drink in the surrounding nature. Walks are good for more than just stretching the legs. And in the fall, they’re even better. Here’s Team MFCH’s favorite well-trodden paths. . . …………… Sharon – MFCH founder My…

5 tips for growing dahlias by Sharon Santoni

2019 is the Year of the Dahlia! Cactus, waterfall or pompom, there are so many variations out there to brighten every garden. While they are relatively easy to grow, here are some useful tips for boosting them by our editor and longtime dahlia lover, Sharon Santoni. …………… #Tip 1: Pick your flower carefully While the…

my french country home magazine – how to clean copper pans

There are few cooking instruments more synonymous with French cuisine than the rose-gold shine of a copper pan.
Not too dissimilar from a luxury sports car, copper kitchenware is expensive, has bags of endurance, and will make you feel like a (Michelin) star. But importantly, it needs meticulous care to keep it looking good.