Category Archives: Project

Lighten Up The Bedroom For Summer

Summer is all about easy living.  How do you lighten up the bedroom during the warm summer months?   Stylish and simple linens combined with a few must haves keep this bedroom fresh and light.  USE FRESH WHITE BEDDING and  COZY … Continue reading

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Treasure Hunting With Eddie Ross At Pine Hill Farm

Driving nearly two hours for an estate sale may seem too far for most people.  However, this was no regular estate sale.  It was Eddie Ross’ estate sale.  Yes, that Eddie Ross, Senior Style Editor of Martha Stewart Living and Associate Editor … Continue reading

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How To Dress Up The Bookshelf

Bookcases are not just for books.  There are many ways to style a bookshelf.  My style is to keep it personal.  Collections, family pictures and art can all be enjoyed on bookshelf. Blue and white Asian happiness jars I’ve collected are … Continue reading

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Design Musing Guest Bedroom

The kids are all grown up and their bedrooms need a little updating.  They don’t come home as often.  However, every now and then friends and family members come to visit and I offer they stay overnight.  Does this sound familiar?  That’s … Continue reading

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Mr. & Mrs. – Our First Home

Wedding season is here.  It is an exciting time for the couple and their family and friends.  Marriage is all about give and take.  When it comes to decorating their first home, couples have a difficult time.  Combining taste in style should not … Continue reading

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Bright and Cozy Kitchen

After two months of festivities (birthdays, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve), I am craving quiet time and relaxing neutral spaces.  Winter white interiors are calming and cozy.  The kitchen in the house we live in has white walls, white cabinets and wood floors.   Our quaint old house has low … Continue reading

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A Natural Christmas

Have you started your Christmas decorations?  With the mild weather today expected to be 60 degrees,  I’m running out to pickup natural greens for  Christmas décor.  My approach to Christmas is to keep it simple.  I like using what’s in … Continue reading

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Update A Sideboard

Growing tired of your sideboard?  Give it new look with a stone top.   Repurpose a sideboard for the bathroom:  add marble and retrofit draws for a sink.  Visit thrift stores for one of a kind pieces.   Create a focal point: with a … Continue reading

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Rocks that Rock

If you are heading to the beach or taking a long walk in the woods this weekend, you are sure to find pretty rocks for these family fun craft projects with rocks.   Get the kids to help.  Kids enjoy collecting things.  … Continue reading

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Keeping Notes

All the kids are back in school.   My day will be longer with work, family and school activities.  Keeping organized with notes and daily appointments is easy and stylish with pretty, personalized notebooks from May Books.  The notebooks can be customized and are reasonably … Continue reading

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