Welcome to my blog! I usually write about three times a week....generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips. I also write about local events in the Seacoast area of New Hampshire and I throw in the occasional healthy recipe.
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I didn't have much time to devote to an elaborate Fall, Thanksgiving centerpiece this year, so I did the best I could with what I had. It actually turned out pretty nice.I brought some branches in from outside and placed them in red glasses. I used decorative wooden berries to hold the branches...
Selling your New Hampshire home? Home staging is often misunderstood, considered by many to be decorating. The truth is - home staging is preparing a product for sale, home staging is marketing.Janice Ankrett, Canadian home stager, wrote this great post regarding the staging myth. There is thi...
The Hampton New Hampshire Christmas Parade is Back! The Hampton Christmas Parade was a local tradition for more than ten years when it was canceled in 2007. A group of local citizens has worked very hard to bring it back and many local businesses have supported them as sponsors. The Parade is...
It may be November, and thoughts of Christmas and the winter ahead are what's on your mind....but this is a great time to plan ahead for decorating your backyard for next Spring and Summer. Not only will you save money buying off season furnishings now...just think how great it will be to have it...
You never know when something you say or do will change the life of someone else. Sometimes the smallest of gestures can mean the world to a person you hardly know. My brother Steven had no idea how much his gift meant when he gave it....he just thought it would help.If you missed the first two...
Imagine receiving five thousand dollars in an unmarked envelope...my brother, Steven, did and it's an awesome story. If you missed it, I suggest you read Part 1 now. The story continues: Steven was convinced that the money was from Martha and he wanted some kind of proof. In the past he had co...
Who doesn't love a good mystery? My brother, Steven, is a successful hair stylist in Boston and he recently found himself at the center of a great one. He was busy with a client one day when a woman walked into the Salon. She told the receptionist that she did not have an appointment, she was j...