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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Wordless Wednesday - New Year, New Hope "Hope lies in dreams, in imagination, andin the courage of those who dare tomake dreams into reality."Jonas Salk Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Sometimes blog post ideas can come from reading or commenting on another blogger's post. I commented on a recent post written by Michael Jacobs and as I was writing my comment to Michael, I realized I really should write a post of my own.In his post, Christmas Is About Tradition Even When It's No...
Wordless Wednesday - Seasons Greetings Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
If you are planning on making pumpkin pie for Christmas, consider trying something a little different this year.... individual pumpkin pies.I saw an instructional video just before Thanksgiving and decided to give it a try for our Thanksgiving dinner. I may never make a traditional pumpkin pie ...
Last night we attended my grandson Jack's Winter Recital and got to hear the first, second and third graders perform. We got there early, but still ended up all the way in the back and really couldn't see Jack very well. We waved and he waved back...at least he knew we were there.Turns out, the ...
Wordless Wednesday - Thomas Turns Four on Friday Thomas: Year ThreeThomas: Year TwoThomas: Year One Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
It's a wonderful thing when a seller is serious about preparing their house for sale and is willing to do what it takes to make it shine. I recently did a Home Staging Consult for one very smart homeowner. Even though they don't plan to list until spring, she wanted me to create a to-do list for...
Tis the season to deck the halls, and my halls are finally decked!As Christmas decorating goes, I keep it fairly simple. I guess like everything else, it's all relative. Compared to some my decorating is probably over the top....compared to others, it's understated. I like a little Christmas in ...
Wordless Wednesday - Winter Picnic Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
There is one corner of my living room that was in need of some Christmas color. I was planning on buying a Poinsettia to fill the spot.Yesterday I decided to hunt around the house and see if I could find anything I could use instead of heading out to the store.I decided to start with a metal vase...