Did someone say shopping. My ears just perked up, what about yours. There are a lot of places to shop for home decorations. These days you can lay in bed all snuggled up, order from any number of websites, and have your things delivered right to your front door. I love shopping this way. However, on those days when you are actually putting hair and makeup on, and the whole nine yards, and going out, to hands on shop in a store. One of my favorite stores to shop in are those like, Homegoods ,TJ ... Read More about 5 Tips for Shopping at a store like Homegoods
Over the weekend we purchased this mirror for fifteen dollars, a fabulous price. I have been looking for a mirror to fit in my hallway, but still have not taken the time to measure. I was hoping it would fit, but really wasn't worried about it either way. I love mirrors and couldn't pass it up, and I was sure I could find somewhere to use it. I really don't think it is possible to have to many mirrors. I don't even use them to look into, but rather to add decoration, light, and interest to my ... Read More about Simple Decorating Touches-A DIY
Sharing recipes is just one of those universal things that I believe everyone does, men and woman alike. I mean we all need to eat, and most of us love to eat, so of course we are driven to find good recipes and then to share them. A friend of mine shared a recipe with me over 25 years ago, I haven't seen her in years, she has since moved away. The people in my circle of friends, know this to be my recipe, but it once belonged to someone else, and she shared it with me. Now I will share it with ... Read More about Sharing Recipes
Well this red room has come along way and its over, as far as the painting goes. It was much easier than I thought. The process of making the decision to paint kind of happened quickly. I literally took a picture in that room and just didn't like what I saw. The process of picking the paint happened quickly, usually I take much longer deciding these things. If you remember from part-1, I thought that maybe I had made a mistake. Also the actual work went much better than I had imagined it would. ... Read More about Red Room Makeover part-2
So what things should I have on hand and ready if the urge to decorate hits me? Well that is a good question. You should really start to collect a few items in a few different categories, and both old and new. All mix well for endless arrangement ideas! METAL-an old scale, old or new vintage fan, a three tier stand-there are many varieties of these-some wire, galvanized steel and even, wrought iron ones you add three plates to, and wire baskets. This antique, tin, tea set is a long time ... Read More about What to have on hand when the urge to decorate hits you!