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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Here is a great gift idea for anyone who drinks beer.It's a unique gift because it's not available in stores, and I can almost guarantee none of your friends already has one.It's called Bottlekeeper.....It looks like all those stainless water bottles we see so much of these days, except for one p...
Wordless Wednesday - Happy Thanksgiving! Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Meatless Monday - Burger With Everything.... Everything But The Burger I haven't posted a vegan recipe in quite awhile. I'm still maintaining a mostly plant based diet, but I haven't had any new recipes to share, because the last three new recipes I tried were fails. One of them actually went st...
Today I'm going to share a tutorial video showing how I use Ribbet to colorize old black and white photographs. Ribbet is very user friendly and the technique I use is like coloring or painting when you were a kid. It's really just a matter of choosing a color, applying it, and then adjusting the...
Wordless Wednesday - Sea Monkey Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Last month I wrote a post, Personal Photos Create Personal Connections, in which I shared a before and after picture of a vintage photo I had restored for a client. Several people have asked how I edited the photo. I've often thought about making a tutorial video on photo editing, but didn't know...
Those of you who know me know how much I enjoy photo editing. I'll throw together a crazy picture of someone and pop it into the comment section of their blog post on a whim. I've been asked many times how I make the pictures. I've been asked many times to do a tutorial video.Making a video ha...
Wordless Wednesday - Hitting Everything But The Lottery Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
As a professional Home Stager I believe MLS photos are one of the most powerful tools a seller has. This week real estate broker, Tammy Lankford, wrote about her own research into the correlation between days on market and the quality/quantity of mls photos. In her post, How Many Photos Does Y...
This morning before I got out of bed I was scrolling through facebook on my phone. I came across a video shared by a friend. The video is of Ben Stein calling President Obama racist and the reactions of the women of The View to Ben's comment. The group sharing this video centered in on Rosie O'D...