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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Wordless Wednesday - Look Mom, No Hands!
Home staging has come a long way in the last few years, gaining more popularity and mainstream attention. Unfortunately, it's still a misunderstood and underutilized professional service.Yes, home staging can be expensive. Full staging, including the rental of furniture and accessories for every ...
Yesterday, September 21, marks the 78th anniversary of the Great New England Hurricane. It was a Category 3 hurricane when it hit landfall. It was estimated to have killed 682 people and damaged or destroyed over 57,000 homes.It remains the deadliest and most powerful hurricane in recent New Engl...
Wordless Wednesday - Mix Master What were we making?A delicious Hot Fudge Cake you make in the crockpot.
Today, my daughter and I took Jacinda apple picking.No bottom picking for her....right up that ladder! My favorite apples are Honey Crisp, and they are finally ready for picking!As soon as I got home I couldn't wait to bake a pie.I've never understood why most apple pie recipes use so much sugar...
I didn't think it possible, but my contempt for our broken two-party system was made even stronger last night.I received a "poll" call, which I usually immediately hang up on, because I think they are a big part of what's wrong with the system. But lately I've been "participating" in these time ...
Wordless Wednesday - BARKalounger
Last week I read an excellent post, The Best Decisions Are Made From A Position Of Strength, written by Sally K. & David L. Hanson.It reminded me of something I tell my sellers who are not quite convinced they should make an improvement I'm suggesting. Whether their hesitation is based on the cos...
Thirty eight years ago today I said "I do".I said it then, and I would say it again today. I still do.I married my best friend and he remains my best friend...my partner in life.It wasn't always easy. But no matter what life has thrown at us, we have managed to find strength from each other and w...
Wordless Wednesday - Tunnel Vision