A Really Full Life

January is the perfect month to focus on your interior decorating dilemmas. What bugs you most about your home? Clutter everywhere, a general lack of pizzazz, or kids’ rooms that look...

Some of you know that we’ve hit a few bumps in the road around our house. First we found a mama rat and her brood in our garage. Several months ago...

I’m going to tell you a story about meeting royalty. And then I want you to think about meeting a King. Long ago, before Downton Abbey captivated American women, my husband...

Describe your favorite coffee or tea cup. Please don’t tell me it’s paper with a Mermaid logo!!! I asked about the cup, not the contents. Yesterday I found treasure in the...

This is a quick and easy project you could make with your kids, or make as a hostess gift if you’ve been invited for Easter Dinner. You’ll get everything you need...

I’m dreaming of a really lush vegetable garden for my backyard this summer. Today my daughter, the Kitchen Designer, is coming over to design some raised planters for my backyard. The...

Tomorrow is Saturday in America and that means Garage Sales.   Why do we have so much clutter? Magazine articles tell us how to organize it, how to get rid of...

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/02/09/daily-prompt-ingredients/ Confession: I’m no Julia Child. I have other talents and interests. If that sounds defensive, it’s because it is. Cooking triggers my ‘insecurity’ and reveals my soft under belly of...

I learned the hard way that my decisions have consequences, long term consequences. Before my son was born I wallpapered the nursery in a bold bright Jungle Graphic wallpaper.  What can...

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/zero-to-hero/ Today’s Assignment: publish a post that includes a new-to-you element. I’ve chosen my Pinterest Board ~ Interior Design. While Pinterest founder Ben Silbermann and a few programmers were still operating...