Category Archives: Design

Something borrowed, something blue …

Finally, it is time for fall decorating! For those of you in parts of the country that do not sweat … Continue reading

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What has no age discrimination?

I love this photo of my mom and me but I do not like where it was taken.   

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Fall Inspiration At Home

“Making Halloween fun for the little ones” is about what I remember in decorating when my children were growing up. … Continue reading

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Planning A Kitchen? Address Your Appliances, First — Here’s Why…

Continuing our “next life” series … the brilliant boomer, Carla Aston, agreed to chime in on the topic and provide a … Continue reading

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Keeping it Real in Our Kitchens

    How do like this photo for Keeping It Real?   We were having dinner after a day on the … Continue reading

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What Is In Your Appliance Graveyard?

  As I continue my “next life” series … in my next kitchen, I am going to be so fussy … Continue reading

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How To Think Out of the Box With Kitchen Upper Cabinets That Are “So Yesterday”!

In our first post on kitchens, for this series, I named 3 Must-Haves for my next kitchen, wherever that kitchen might … Continue reading

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Kitchen: My Next Life Series “Keeping It Real”

  Wow! What a response to the intro to my “Next Life Series.” I am so very grateful to those of you … Continue reading

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In “My Next Life,” After Cypress, I Want to Have …

“But wait Mitzi, we thought you were staying forever in Cypress, your aging in place home.”

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6 Easy, No-Fail Tips For Fabulous Al Fresco Dining + Surprise Bonus

First off, I love to entertain outside on our beloved screened-in porch for family and friends, but entertaining or being … Continue reading

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