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One Other Great Thing About Visiting People

OK, this is a great thing (for me) but it is really going to sound mean and judgmental on my part and that is seriously not my intention. This has been on my mind as one of those ,"Does anyone else do this or am I just a singularly nosy busy-body?" type of question. Here… Continue reading One Other Great Thing About Visiting People

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A Guide to Guest Room Readiness

Tis the season for... guests! That means airing out the linens, dusting all the corners and, in general, getting those guest rooms ready. I used to travel a lot for my career. Thankfully, I was offered many rooms in private homes so that I could by-pass the expense of hotels. But, Boy! Have I learned… Continue reading A Guide to Guest Room Readiness

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Autumn Decor on a Budget

Decorating on the cheap is pretty much the love of my life. Well, and Les and Ali, my family,  art, crafts, reading, cooking, blogging, buying cute clothes for my adorable, smartest-kid-ever grand niece..heheheh...I guess the list is kind of long. At any rate,  decorating ANYTHING is up near the top of said list. I love… Continue reading Autumn Decor on a Budget

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Halloween on a Dime

I LOVE Halloween, but I rarely have time to decorate my own house. So, I work in a visit with my niece and my grand niece by decorating THEIR house. Luckily, Steph doesn't mind a pushy old aunt changing her house around. Plus, the kids (both young and old) get a kick out of seeing… Continue reading Halloween on a Dime