Learning to share

07.29.2011

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I am not sure, maybe I am just a private person, maybe Im more superstitious then I thought, Read More »

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Have I mentioned that I was never really that into the color pink? Growing up I was very anti-pink. I felt I always wanted to be the opposite of what everyone thought should be girly. I didn’t like girly. Somewhere along the way after college, pink has grown on me. Although it’s still not my first choice for “feminine” colors, I don’t dislike it. And, I’ve found I like to combine it with other colors of the spectrum from brown to blue. So this week, I picked pink and green. Click on “more” to see the photos selected for this week’s Living With Color.

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With all these hot-humid summer days, I’ve been thinking about installing a ceiling fan in my master bedroom.

I don’t have high ceilings, but I’m pretty sure the previous owners had a ceiling fan in the room before we purchased the house from them. Of course, they took it with them and we decided not to install a new one because we were paranoid. That and I didn’t want the fan to just blow around dust since I’m allergic to dust. Anyhow, I’ve been checking ceiling fans out and thought I’d share some with you.  Read More »

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A good day

07.27.2011

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Yesterday was a good day with my baby in my belly.  Not too many kicks or pains.  In addition things are moving along with our house and I feel like things are starting to move forward finally!

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There’s something about Japanese furniture I like. It’s simple and beautiful at the same time. I’m also a big fan of tea and there are many cultures that are big on tea including the Japanese. They are so serious about tea that traditionally they have a dedicated area for tea ceremonies. Their tea houses can be a separate building from the rest of the house that houses a tea room called the chashitsu. You can read more about the tea houses on Wikipedia. I’d love to have a room in my home dedicated to tea where I could just sit, relax and enjoy with guest. So, with tea in mind and the Japanese, I decided to scour the internet for Japanese inspired tea rooms for this week’s inspiration design board. Read More »

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Ooo baby baby

07.25.2011

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Hi Everyone! Come on in and read about my MOST exciting news!

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Tip Tuesday 7/26/11

07.25.2011

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Hello hello!  Happy Tuesday to you all!  How was your weekend?  Mine was eventful, with a wedding in the sweltering heat for a fabulous couple, to heading over to the house to do some minor stuff with M. and finally just chillin on the couch since it is harder for me to run around these days, but Im trying! What’s my tip for today.. come on in and see! XO ~ Stacey

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I am a BIG ranch lover and when we were looking for a new home I told Gary, our realtor that ranches were high on my list of desirables…

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Although I’m not the type to default pink whenever I think of little girls, I thought it would be nice to dedicate this week’s Living with Color to pink and white. It’s a nice and subtle combination for those that want color in their room, but not too much.

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If you live in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. like we do, then you’re probably experiencing Summer in full swing. Hot. Humid. Hot. Humid. Humid. Did I say humid? With the weather these days, all we want to do is sit in the house and enjoy the A/C or go where there is A/C and save on your energy bill at home. But, don’t forget, you’re not the only one feeling the heat and humidity. Your lawn and garden – or in my case – lack thereof – are feeling pretty dehydrated also. Here are some tips we’ve gathered on maintaining your hard during this very warm weather.

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