Downsizing

3 Tips for a Stunning Closet

My husband and I are recent empty-nesters. When our youngest settled into college life, our plan to downsize kicked into high gear. First on my list was styling our home to sell, and that meant bringing the “wow” factor to every area of the house-even the closets. While I’ll never know for sure, I’m guessing […]

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Moving Day Survival Plan

We survived!  I feel like everyone who’s gone through a recent move should have a T-shirt with those words.  It’s an experience right up there with oral surgery.  If you have a move coming up, let me share a few of the tips I learned from our move. Stock up on large, sturdy trash bags. […]

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Easy Changing Table Redo

Although I haven’t darkened the doors of a baby furniture store in quite a few years, all I have to do is look in my closet to bring back the memory of shopping for our first child’s nursery.  It was a truly magical time of dreaming how our lives would be with our darling newborn, […]

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Why I Love Benjamin Moore Paints

Over the years, I’ve become friends with paint.  My turning point from store-brand paint to quality brands came when my husband and I redid a four-bedroom fixer upper with two preschool kids in tow. In that exhausting era of my life, I drove over to our newly purchased, vacant house after my husband got home […]

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