Beauty. Wellness. Aging Gracefully

The Metamorphosis of a Dining Room Conversion

The Metamorphosis of a Dining Room Conversion

Which fabric would you choose? Which paint color or colors would you select? Tough choice so read on for my decisions. Read More
3 Ways to Keep Christmas Decorating Simple

3 Ways to Keep Christmas Decorating Simple

This post was written years ago but the principles remain relevant, even in the midst of the current virus situation. Realizing that many of you have completed your decorating for this Christmas season, many have not done any this year. For either group, perhaps this will help for next year and beyond. I do not know very many these days that are into very elaborate decorating for the holiday season the way we used to do it. Please do not throw your ornaments at me for this statement! I am in this group downsizing almost everything in my current life.…
TOP 3 REASONS WHY IT MATTERS YOU DOWNSIZE YOUR CLOSET

TOP 3 REASONS WHY IT MATTERS YOU DOWNSIZE YOUR CLOSET

How do our closets affect our wellness?  Yes, even downsizing our closets matters. Why? Because since WELLNESS is a top priority in Aging Gracefull; this post explains the negative effects of disorganized closets. Please read on Read More
5 Tips for Downsizing Christmas Decor

5 Tips for Downsizing Christmas Decor

Especially during these times, oh, how we appreciate the beauty and serenity of a well-designed room or home. These restorative spaces are so often the perfect balm for our weary souls. But wait, here comes Christmas decorating time and with it the temptation and decisions of what to display, keep or say goodbye to forever. Please read on. Read More
Is a Healthier & Delicious Thanksgiving Possible?

Is a Healthier & Delicious Thanksgiving Possible?

Ignore my old website link and Instagram handle in the video! You can find me at mitzibeach.com (as you know) or Mitzi.Beach on Instagram! Flash! Did you know that there are ways to enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday without the normal overload of calories and weight gain? Read More
10 Reasons to Downsize Now!

10 Reasons to Downsize Now!

You all know already how quickly life changes, like the crazy times that we are all challenged with right now. In this podcast is a lot more than downsizing so read on please to find out more on how to prepare for our futures. Read More
DINING ROOMS OR NOT FOR THE WAY WE LIVE TODAY?

DINING ROOMS OR NOT FOR THE WAY WE LIVE TODAY?

One of my absolute favorite things to do is to host a dinner in our home or attend a dinner at someone else’s home. It doesn’t have to be a formal or fancy affair. However, I believe that the intimacy of sharing a meal in our homes simply cannot be duplicated to sharing a meal in a restaurant.  Read More
STEADY WEIGHT? BIG CHALLENGE!

STEADY WEIGHT? BIG CHALLENGE!

Why am I smiling in this photo? It’s due to the fact that I am at  my target weight. Is it easy? No, but it is absolutely doable at any age or stage? Please read on to see how.  Read More
DESIGNING YOUR PERSONAL WELLNESS TO AGE GRACEFULLY

DESIGNING YOUR PERSONAL WELLNESS TO AGE GRACEFULLY

WHY NOW? With that darn virus hanging on as the flu and cold season approach, now is perfect timing to evaluate what and how we improve our personal defense to maintain our wellness in the months ahead. Please read on  Read More
7  WAYS TO ADD MORE HEART TO KITCHEN HEARTH / EATING AREAS

7 WAYS TO ADD MORE HEART TO KITCHEN HEARTH / EATING AREAS

This is truly where our creative juices can make the profound difference in our most used spaces…our kitchens….and it doesn’t have to break the budget! Read More
How To Remodel Kitchens on a Budget

How To Remodel Kitchens on a Budget

Being our last best nest, tearing out the kitchen for a total redo was not happening! To see what we spent our remodeling dollars on to upgrade our beloved smaller downsized home, read on: Read More
Can you count the elements in this living room to make it truly a room to live in?

Can you count the elements in this living room to make it truly a room to live in?

This blog post will show you the essential elements of my former living room that I can honestly say was used and loved by many, many family and friends. Read on to see why. Read More