Category Archives: Design

Lift Spirits by Dining Outside

Even with these challenging shelter in place times, there is nothing to prevent us from celebrating spring by dining outside … Continue reading

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THREE MAJOR REASONS LIFESIZING® BEATS MERELY DOWNSIZING IN YOUR HOMES AND LIVES

Have you ever considered the difference between your DOING and your BEING? I believe that this post will shed a new light on … Continue reading

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Oh Yes, I painted our fireplace blue!

Radical paint selection? Trust me you wonderful followers, it was not a random decision as you will understand reading my … Continue reading

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The Rest of My Story

“I lasted all morning but left midway into the afternoon session demoralized, discouraged, and definitely feeling and believing that no … Continue reading

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Have You Given up?

   Have you had a dream that you dreamed of accomplishing? Whether is is your goal of losing weight, starting … Continue reading

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DO YOU KNOW THAT COLOR HAS A VOICE?

DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR?  This is the title of one of my favorite  and well-known Christmas carols, but … Continue reading

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3 WAYS TO CONTROL YOUR HOME’S MESSAGE

O50’s, YES YOU CAN!  SERIES Are you now listening louder to what your home is telling you and everyone else? You … Continue reading

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5 REASONS THIS MOUNTAIN HOME “ROCKS”

Can you see why this mountain home gets raves from everyone fortunate enough to visit? Read on to see how … Continue reading

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A PERFECT EXAMPLE OF WHY SOCIAL MEDIA AND PHOTOS RARELY TELL THE WHOLE STORY

A perfect example of the unrealistic message of a photo is this image of Bob and I as happy couple … Continue reading

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Design Tips for Hanging Art in Open Floor Plans

Who sees your home’s spaces more than you do? In our “new life” in Ohio, I gave selecting what to … Continue reading

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