August, 2012

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Creative Switch Plate Covers

Friday, August 31st, 2012

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Obviously, you would not notice the switch plates in a beautifully photographed room:

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But I know, and you know, that they are there. I found out the hard way that switch plates do not photograph well:

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A couple years ago, I took photos of a den and kitchen redesign

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#1 Decorating Tip for Home Sellers

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

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When looking online and in newspapers at home listings, have you ever noticed the number of homes that still have outdated window treatments?

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If you are serious about selling your home, be sure to take a look at your windows. If you do not have custom-made window treatments that

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Goose Creek Candle Winner!

Monday, August 27th, 2012

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Thank you to everyone that entered the Goose Creek Candle contest. I really wish everyone could have won. And the winner of the drawing for the 16 oz. American Heirloom Jar is:

                                    Beth Lester!

 

Yay Beth! Beth wrote, “Mulled Cider sounds wonderful!” I am glad you will be able to actually smell

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Goose Creek Candle Giveaway!

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

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You all know how I love to try new products to share with you. So you can imagine my delight to be asked to sample a candle product from Goose Creek Candle Company. Yay! I love candles!

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I was offered to try any one of their 45 delicious scents to choose from. I

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Tea Party Bridal Shower!

Monday, August 20th, 2012

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This past weekend, we celebrated my daughter Meghan’s bridal shower. She is getting married November 10, 2012 and time is speeding up so fast! She reads my blog (!) so I wanted to wait after the shower to share.

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That’s my baby girl Meg! Notice everything is purple. Her best friend and

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The Personality Of A Credenza

Thursday, August 16th, 2012

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The credenza that first caught my eye was on my friend Sheila’s post, A Credenza Mystery in which she tracked down the history of Don Draper’s credenza used in his new office in Season Four. I love the detail! It is such a beautiful piece of furniture:

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You do not hear the

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