New Year Resolutions 2018

The first thing I take care of every year is getting myself a fabulous planner. Last years was from Target this year I found this one from Day Designer, and I adore it.It has a full month view, which I love, and then a full page for every day, with plenty of room for taking…

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Christmas-the INSPIRATION PLANNING & PREPARATION

I mentioned in my last post The Magic of Christmas-the Living Room, that I have a strategic plan each year to prepare for the Holidays. I did touch on this a little, back in October, but lets get into a little more detail, so that if you want to come along for the ride, we…

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I’m Struggling……….with Things

Wow, what a title, right? But the truth is just that. I am in one of those transition periods that decorators go through. I am just slightly tweaking my look. I am still loving all the same things, styles, and design. However, suddenly everything looks cluttered to me, how much is too much, how little…

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Guacamole? Yes, Please.

I have a few recipes that are my go-to, you know the ones, I’m sure you have them as well. I am going to try to pop in a few times over the Summer, to share a few that I can’t live without, and believe you would enjoy as well. Here, I want to share…

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My Very First Antique-and how it happened!

This is a story about a girl who had only ever shopped retail, turned Antique Furniture collector. There was a day about thirty years ago, that everything I owned came from the Department Store, its all I knew. If you needed furniture, you went to the furniture store, right? Well little did I know, about…

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Pinning from Instagram

Photo credit: @kelleynan I am not sure if everyone knows how to do this, but it has quickly become one of my absolute favorite pastimes. Laying in bed at night, sitting in the doctors office, watching TV with the hubby ha ha. Pinning pictures from Instagram to your Pinterest Boards. It is so simple, and…

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Accessories are a Girls Best Friend

I choose the accessories I wear, the same way I choose them for my home. I choose simple pieces of clothing that I can build a dozen different looks with, simply by changing my accessories. Because of this I have a lot of jewelry, watches, purses, shoes and scarves. However I have a very simple basic wardrobe. Jeans,…

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Using my jewelry collection as décor!

Ok, I have been here blogging for just over a year now. So……I thought I would go ahead and share a little more about myself. There is more to me than just decorating, well maybe. I do like things other than décor. I am a fashion lover, but have learned over the years to spend most…

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A Table Scape and Favorite Recipe-the blueberry kind!!!

One of my favorite things to do is set a pretty table. Believe it or not I rarely do it in the real world, but I love it. I love pulling things from around the house to come up with different ideas. I had planned to do something with blueberries, simply because I am in…

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