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Spring Has Sprung-A Spring Home Tour

If Alfred Lord Tennyson had been a home and lifestyle blogger, he would have written, “In the spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love (of throw pillows.)” Let me be honest here. I put an enormous amount of time and effort into decorating my house for the holidays, but I have never… Continue reading Spring Has Sprung-A Spring Home Tour




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Floored–A”Gripping” Saga of Hardship and Hardwood Episode Three (How It All Turned Out)

So much has happened since my last post about my flooring renovation that I don’t know where to begin. The fact that I am now referring to what occurred after we picked the stain color for our hardwood as “The Great Debacle,” should be your first clue that things did not go as planned.  I stopped… Continue reading Floored–A”Gripping” Saga of Hardship and Hardwood Episode Three (How It All Turned Out)




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Floored-A”Gripping” Saga of Hardship and Hardwood Episode Two

So my hardwood saga continues with prepping for the onslaught of dust. One of the many things they don’t tell you when they give you the pitch for refinishing your hardwood floors is that the “dustless sanding system” is a bit of a misnomer. Last week, in advance of the beginning of our project, we… Continue reading Floored-A”Gripping” Saga of Hardship and Hardwood Episode Two