I am so excited to share this with you that I am doing this blog post LIVE from my iphone! I have loved watching Andy Cohen and his “WATCH WHAT HAPPEN’S LIVE” BRAVO show for years. I didn’t think I could love him any more and then he introduced us to his new Rescue dog –… Read More MAZEL OF MY DAY! ANDY COHEN AND THE WACHA PORTRAIT!
I live in a Rural town, just outside of a jewel of a small town just two hours from the Capital of the United States. If you have never driven through Virginia in the Spring…you should at least once. The greens are so blue-green lovely and they wrap themselves around you and make you feel… Read More MONDAY MAKEOVER – 5 NEW ABSTRACT PAINTINGS
LIVING ROOM MAKEOVER The Living Room paint job is finished! PAINT COLOR: SHERWIN WILLIAMS “SEA SALT” IN BENJAMIN MOORE REGAL PEARL TRIM – BENJAMIN MOORE CHANTILLY LACE Just wanted a change…and BOY the change is amazing…the room feels bigger, taller, and yet…cozier..if that makes any sense at all… I repainted the interior of the pink… Read More MONDAY MAKEOVER – SEA SALT LIVING ROOM
YESTERDAY WE EXPLORED THE “GREENY” GREENS… AND Now we will look at the more “Neutral Greens”….These greens serve as a backdrop to other colors and are more versatile….you will notice immediately that THESE greens BELOW run the gamut from faded olives to pale blue/greens to Dark Forest (which is rumored to be on the rise)… Read More GOING GREEN – PART II – NEUTRAL GREENS
Spring arrived and then…it snowed…again… Yesterday the kids had another March snow day and I took a day off from the Master Bathroom Makeover…Now I will get back to the floor… I have broken the Master Bathroom Flooring Project into 3 parts – 1. PREP DONE! 2. TILE INSTALLATION starts today… 3. TILE FINISHING I… Read More MASTER BATHROOM MAKEOVER – PART 2 – THE FLOOR
I am writing this post on the plane, enroute to Los Angeles for the Design Bloggers Conference… Seated Directly behind me is Lisa Mende…of : lisamendedesign we figured out we were on the same flight last week…! back in January she gave me the necessary “You should DO IT!!!” to get me on board and… Read More MONDAY MAKEOVER – KIDS BATH AND LOS ANGELES
I have a new analogy… “OLD HOUSES ARE ALOT LIKE MARRIAGE” You make the pledge, to love them forever, until death do you part, all things considered and all that jazz…and well, it’s a good thing. Because, and please do not misinterpret this post in anyway to mean I am DOWN on marriage, for while I… Read More OLD HOUSES ARE LIKE MARRIAGE
We have lived in our 130 year old house for almost 9 years… and when I tell you those years have flown…they have FLOWN! You think, when you move in…especially in our home, which has a punch list a mile long… “No worries, in 5 years, we will be able to get all thses things… Read More HOUSE TOUR – MY OLD COUNTRY HOUSE
I love pink……one day in a moment of boredom (original post HERE.), I took my sweet but sedate cabinet form this…. to THIS: THE PINK CABINET MAKEOVER cost of this makeover – $12.00! sometimes it just takes a little color…TO make a BIG difference…look around you… is there something that has just been sleeping away,… Read More For the LOVE of PINK… MISSONI for Target and ZIG ZAG!!!