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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When it comes to real estate, one thing is certain....CHANGE.I'm not talking about the obvious....changing location, moving from one home to another. I'm talking about the changes that must take place in order to prepare and present a house for sale. This is where Home Staging comes in. Home St...
Wordless Wednesday - Come They Told Me, Pa BUM Pa BUM BUMMerry Christmas!!
Last week my husband and I had a wonderful Caribbean Cruise vacation. It was our first real vacation in three years. Much needed, and much appreciated! I had no idea when I left home that I would be returning as The San Juan Banana Smuggler....threat to homeland security! I was minding my ow...
Belated Wordless Wednesday - Happy 2nd Birthday THOMAS!! Due to a Caribbean cruise vacation that Neena and Papa were lucky enough to enjoy this past week, Wordless Wednesday is brought to you a few days late. Better late than never!Thomas's birthday was actually Wednesday, while we were gone...b...
Wordless Wednesday - We TARArized The Pharmacy
I started my plant based diet eleven months ago and I'm still going strong, with no regrets. I made it through Thanksgiving without eating turkey and it was much easier than I expected. No temptation whatsoever. It's been awhile since I shared recipes because my search for new recipes had slow...
My Favorite part of the Christmas holiday season is the Christmas tree. As far back as I can remember I've loved them. There is something about the lights that is so soothing and comforting and the scent of a fresh tree is like no other scent in the world. For me, the fun starts in October when...
Wordless Wednesday - Goldilocks
If you would like to make beautiful, original bows for your gifts this year, I've got just the tutorial for you! I found this video last year and made several of these bows for my Christmas gifts. I LOVE this because the bows are so beautiful, and they are made by using leftover wrapping paper....
I wrote a post last week about things buyers use to justify a low offer. As one example I listed kitchens and bathrooms that need updating. Jeff Fritzson inspired me to write more on the subject when he left a comment saying "Getting a seller to upgrade their kitchen or bathroom might be a stret...