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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As a Home Stager, I specialize in owner occupied properties. Sellers who will be living in the home while it's listed are often overwhelmed with the task ahead of them.... preparing their house for sale. What should they keep and what needs to go? What color should they paint? Is the furnitu...
Wordless Wednesday - #Selfie
For those of you who don't know....I love to manipulate photos. I've been asked many times how I do it...the most common request being how to switch a head from one body to another. It's really not that hard. Here's my tutorial for a basic photo head/body swap.... 1. Go to Ribbet. Click "Ed...
Wordless Wednesday - In Good Hands
There are many mistakes home sellers make that keep them on the market longer and ultimately cost them money. One of those mistakes is having too much furniture. Too much, as in both quantity and size.Just because it fits... doesn't mean it's flattering! Have you ever seen someone wearing cl...
Selling a home is not something most people do often. Lack of home selling experience leads to many poor decisions, including ignoring the advice of experienced real estate professionals. Real estate agents, home stagers, home inspectors, and professional photographers are often seen as an ex...
Wordless Wednesday - Elton Jaci
One year ago I made the decision to TRY a vegan diet. I honestly never expected to make it to this point....not even close. I continue to be very surprised how easily I adapted and how much I enjoy the food.I wish I could share some secret as to how I've made it work....but I don't have one. A...
Since the new ActiveRain changes last month we've all had to adjust to the new format. One area that has been very frustrating for me is finding the tags I've put on my posts. We used to have a very convenient drop down menu on the old sidebar, but with the change it disappeared. Fred Griffin w...
I just read an excellent post by Tina Parker, Did The Internet Change The Approach of Your Marketing Message? It's about how the internet has changed marketing technique....Push advertising vs. Pull advertising.Tina raises a good question, and yet she only has a couple of comments, both from hom...