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 - Joy of Cooking Entry for: ActiveRain 2016 Photography ContestCategory: Real Life, PeopleThis is one of my favorite photos of my grandson, Zack. It was taken six years ago, and I've shared it before, but it was the first photo I thought of when I heard about the contest. ...
To bite one's tongue:to struggle not to say something that you really want to say As a home stager I have lots of experience biting my tongue. It's the same for anyone in the real estate business, or any business for that matter.We can't always say what we are thinking. If we did, we would offen...
Count your R A I N B O W Snotyour thunderstorms I took this photo, this summer, as my husband was mowing the lawn.I was looking out the window, just as the sprinklers came on,creating a rainbow across his path.Taking the picture through the window screen created an interesting effect. Entry for: ...
SelfieA self-portrait photo, usually taken with a cell phone held at arm's length, for the purpose of sharing on social media.You may think selfies are a new thing. They really aren't. According to Wikipedia: Robert Cornelius took a picture of himself in 1839. It is the oldest known existing pho...
Real estate photos sell homes. It's the pictures that buyers first see online that determine which homes they will visit for a closer look and which homes they will discard as unacceptable. It's important to note that visual appeal is not the only thing to strive for when photographing a home for...
Wordless Wednesday - A Plentiful Harvest "The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest"William Blake Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Anyone who knows me, knows I love Halloween and knows I love playing with photos.Dick Greenberg has a photo contest running through the end of the month and I couldn't resist entering this photo in the "Best Use of Filter or Special Effect" category. Two years ago I took this picture of my gran...
The holidays are upon us! If you are hosting Thanksgiving or Christmas at your home, this cleaning tip is for you. Whether you need to clean your stovetop prior to visitors coming, or you want to give it a good cleaning after all the holiday cooking, this is the easy way to do it.Believe me when ...
As a Home Staging Professional, photos are my selling weapon of choice. Visual marketing is so important in any business, but even more so in the real estate business.A home staging transformation results in much better mls photos. Great photos online mean more showings. Visual and emotional app...
Wordless Wednesday - You Had Me At Lollipop Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts