I love, love, love neutrals, that is not secret, and Icy Whites are my favorite for sure. Right after Christmas, I need to strip all the main rooms of color, and start with a clean slate. This clean slate mentality has been my MO ever since as long as I can remember. However this year, I got lucky, I entered a few of my pictures into a contest a won some gift cards from Wayfair, and I never win anything. I mean I never enter anything, so of course I never win. But this time was ... Read More about Icy White for Winter
Oh I could go on, there is so much to say about paint. Lets talk about paint finishes, and primers. This is so important and I have a lot to say about it. To me, priming is an absolute rule, not even up for discussion. PAINT FINISHES CEILINGS I always choose the paint made for a ceiling, for the ceiling. It is usually a less inexpensive can of paint, because it does not need to be as durable, unless you walk on your ceilings. If the brand you are purchasing from, does not have paint specific ... Read More about TIP TUESDAY-Choosing the Correct Paint Finish
Hello my people. I love to work with florals in my spaces. In fact, flower arranging, wreath making, anything with florals, is really one of my favorite things to do. There was a time period in my life, when my girls were young, that I had a spot in a local Antiques mall, where I shared my treasure hunting and my flower arranging, oh, also some of my artwork. YIKES I have never shared that here before, but I love to paint, and not just walls and furniture. Painting is therapy to me. Flower ... Read More about My Favorite AFloral Flower
Hello friends, Many many years ago, I received this recipe from a neighbor, and it quickly became a family favorite, one that my children have gone on to make for their families, and I have also passed it along to many many friends. Now I will share it here for you. What I love most about this recipe is that if you have friends pop in unannounced, this literally takes 10 minutes to get in the oven. All of the ingredient are simple, things you probably already have on hand. And if you have a ... Read More about The Easiest non Apple Pie-Apple Pie
Hello my people! What color is on your walls? Probably my most asked question. My walls have been a lot of colors, and I have never been so content than with my white walls. I have learned a lot of things over the years, and I am sharing it all right here, with you. Most importantly, the white one my walls, that you love so much, might not be the right white for you. There are a few things to consider when picking out paint colors. Lets dig into a few I have figured out, the hard way. My hope ... Read More about TIP TUESDAY-What COLOR is on your Walls? Spilling the tea!