IT is not my nature to follow trends in my decorating style – though I do have to admit to picking up a few along the way. However – I am fascinated by them. In fact, I think if I were to be in college I would want to take a class called “The Psychology… Read More DECORATING TRENDS FOR 2018 – HOW DID THEY PLAY OUT?
THIS SITE IS SECURE. MY SECURITY FEATURES ARE UPDATED AUTOMATICALLY PRIOR TO THEIR EXPIRATION WHICH WAS EARLY OCTOBER. YET IT KEEPS SAYING THAT I AM NOT SECURE EVERYTHING IS UPDATED AND VERY SECURE. THANK YOU HELLO friends and I apologize for the… Read More I AM SECURE!!
I don’t know what is wrong with me. One minute I am fine…the next, I am in a coffee shop and a song comes on. It sounds just like my daughter – and I start to cry. She is even in town right now – not far away – and I am losing it. … Read More THIS IS HARDER THAN IT LOOKS.
ONE OF THE FIRST THINGS THE REALTOR TOLD US When we put the house on the market …. sidebar – (if you are just tuning in – the house was on the market for 18 months, we have taken it off and are living and loving it and making some improvements (HVAC, windows) and will… Read More SPECIAL FAMILY PHOTOS AND REVIVING THE STAIRCASE / ENTRYWAY
Remember being so excited about the first day of school – that you could hardly sleep? It all lay ahead – so much to learn and experience. I have done the parenting “First day” thing FOR ALMOST 20 YEARS! Eighteen years – And this morning, as we are down to one kid at home –… Read More THE VERY LAST “FIRST DAY” OF SCHOOL
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So here is something I cannot wrap my mind around. In 20 days I will be 60! What! It just feels so strange . Forget the part about getting old and how so much MORE is BEHIND than ahead – blah blah blah – it just feels incredibly weird. I remember both of my parents… Read More THE (ALMOST 60 YEAR OLD) GIRL WITH THE DRAGONFLY TATTOO
IT BOGGLES MY MIND that it has already been two weeks since the Magazine Photo shoot of my home. The two weeks leading up to the photo shoot were two of the most insane weeks of my LIFE EVER!!!! This is what the countdown looked like JUNE 11. Paint Living Room #1 Benjamin Moore Pink… Read More THE COUNTDOWN TO THE MAGAZINE PHOTO SHOOT
Long before this blog existed, back in 2008 – I painted our living room (then dining room) pink. I had seen an issue of the old DOMINO MAGAZINE that featured a home coincidentally nearby in Richmond which had a pink dining room. I tracked down the color and painted our then dining room – now… Read More THE RETURN OF THE PINK LIVING ROOM