Category Archives: Decorating

Christmas decor home tour 2022

It’s almost Christmas already and… while it’s definitely going to be a white Christmas, it’s also going to be a ridiculously COLD one. We’ve been in below-zero temperatures and below-zero double-digit windchills for a week now. I hope you are … Continue reading

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Extra sparkle for a Christmas that really needs it

This year I knew I was going to need a tree with more gold, more glitter, and just… EXTRA! And VOILA! Instantly brighter spirits! Continue reading

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Fall colors, velvet pumpkins, and classic Currier & Ives dinnerware: 3 things I’m loving right now!

Sometimes I feel like a squirrel in traffic, you know? Too many things to look at, listen to, pay attention to. It’s in those moments when I try to make a conscious effort to slow my mind, find something beautiful … Continue reading

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Small touches of Fall on the primitive hutch

A re-purposed centerpiece and some handmade velvet pumpkins help say “Welcome Fall!” when you enter my (mobile) home! Continue reading

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In praise of terry cloth

I suppose I’m going to be drummed out of the house cleaning corps for saying this, but I cannot stand microfiber towels and rags! The texture of the closely-packed synthetic fiber… its special laundering requirements… the way it swirls a … Continue reading

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