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5 Things I Loved This Week

Well, my dears, today was the last day of a much-needed vacation at the beach with my family and family friends. We were on the Gulf coast, where the weather was perfection the entire time (the beaches on the Atlantic didn’t fare as well). I tried not to work (too much), but it’s not in […]

Contest Winners Announced – This Old House & The Mercantile

Now that I have had a few days to recuperate from teaching my Expert Psychological Staging class, I am ready to announce the contest winners for This Old House & The Mercantile giveaways. Stay tuned – I’m announcing the winners at the end of this post! Last week was so crazy, but also so much fun. I had […]

On the Cover of This Old House Magazine!

Last week, I got the best birthday present a girl like me could get – the cover of This Old House magazine! I knew my home would be featured in the Color Issue, but I didn’t know one of the rooms would make the cover.   And I wasn’t the only one that was beyond […]

What I Gave Up for the Perfect Appliances (and Why It Was Worth It)

The perfect appliances . . . don’t you have that ideal set of appliances that you dream about at night? Well, neither do I. But Mr. Man and I have been trying to decide on the perfect appliances for our period kitchen for years now – we’ve made do with frequent repairs as our old […]