Welcome to my blog! Now that I am retired, I don't blog as much as I used to, generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips when I do write. On Wednesdays I enjoy sharing a fun picture or meme using my grandchildren as my inspiration.
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Being a professional Home Stager in Portsmouth, New Hampshire I'm no stranger to giving advice to sellers. Now that my house is on the market I can honestly say, I prefer giving the advice to actually living it.Living in "sell mode" is not for the faint of heart! Keeping your house show ready i...
Is This Funny? I think it's hysterical, and I'm not even sure why. All I know is it makes me laugh every time I watch it. We just found it...he doesn't remember making it, and I don't remember ever seeing it before. We think it was taken several years ago. There is just something about him si...
Twas the week before Christmasand all through the houseevery room had been cleaned and prepared by the Stager and her spouse. The furniture had been placed...each accessory chosen with care,in hopes that a buyer, very soon would be there. The Home Stager has become the Seller!It's the week bef...
I recently needed some wall art... I had plenty of pieces to choose from...but, all the frames were dated or the wrong color. With very little time to shop and no interest in spending money if I didn't have to...I made the best of the situation, using paint to transform what I HAD into what I NE...
Give Your Holiday Veggie Platter Some Personality This Year Looking for a fun way to dress up a veggie platter for the holidays?I originally posted about this idea two years ago, and thought it might be time to share it again. Surprise your guests with a mini snowman made of cauliflower. He look...
Improving The Appearance of Grease Stained Kitchen Wall TileThe wall behind the stove is especially susceptible to staining. Smoke, grease and splatters from cooking build up over time and wall tile behind the stove can become discolored or stained.After trying multiple cleaning products, includ...