Category Archives: Decorating

Week Three – One Room Challenge Guest Participant – Mudroom Makeover

Hope you are all well.   Things are moving slowly here during week three of the One Room Challenge Guest Participant  Mudroom Makeover.  Week three has been mostly cleaning and organizing a messy, catch all room.   (I promised you pictures, … Continue reading

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Week Two – One Room Challenge Guest Participant – Mudroom Makeover

We moved into our home five years ago.  Each year we tackle a new space.   We brightened up our kitchen and improved our front yard landscaping. This year I planned to tackle the mudroom.    After a mix of emotions … Continue reading

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One Room Challenge Laundry Room – Week One

Hello, Taking a break from the news is a good thing.  I am joining the One Room Challenge Guest Participants.  Creating a functional laundry room/mudroom/back entry. Tonight, I have many decisions to make.    The One Room Challenge begins today, and will run … Continue reading

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The New Normal with Covid-19 Restrictions

Overwhelmed does not begin to express the feelings many have during the Covid-19 pandemic.  Each day brings a new discovery and adjustment to our daily living. Now that the toilet paper, paper towels and bottled water shortage has improved, I … Continue reading

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March into Spring

Welcome back!   March brings spring renewal.   After taking a winter break from the blog,  March has me excited for Spring.    I’m starting to see snowdrops, daffodils and iris peeking in the flower beds, all signs of a new season … Continue reading

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Welcome Autumn

Happy Autumn, Hello friends, sorry for the radio silence.  Hope you had a great summer. The leaves are changing at home.  Fall harvest is in full swing. Finding inspiration is easy … beautiful blue sky… hay barrels … rolling hills … Continue reading

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About Last Night : The Warwick, NY Historical Society

Rain could not dampen the festive mood at the  Ketchum House, last night.  Michael Bertolini’s home was all a buzz with members of the Warwick, NY Historical Society and Friends of the Hathorn House –Warwick’s Militia Commander Gen. John Hathorn … Continue reading

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You’ll Love These Monday Blues

  Happy Monday! We had a few rainy days, so I’m thinking of some favorite blues while blue skies roll in.  Paint, upholstery, garden stools and custom window shades are all available. Thanks for stopping by.

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Welcome March Madness with these garden inspired tablescape essentials

March arrived like a lion.  While the snow melts, I’m seeing green and feeling lucky. March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day and Easter have me excited to bring on the green tablescapes. Dutch tulips and boxwood topiary are favorites all year … Continue reading

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