There are many ideas out there for how to store your curling iron, but I don’t think any are as inexpensive as this one. I love it when someone comes up with a new idea for plumbing parts! I guess someone over at The Family Handyman was using the old noodle. Hate the messy look… Continue reading Put It Away
What I wouldn’t give to be a little girl again. To wear pretty pink poofy dresses with coordinating hair bows would thrill me now, too bad it didn’t back then. So, I happened upon this wonderful tutorial and wanted to pass it along. This gal does a marvelous job with step-by-step instructions, and it seems… Continue reading Hair Bow How-To
While my husband and I were house hunting, we saw several model homes and it seems there is a trend happening. Many designers/stagers have taken to putting bath items on display in beautiful glass apothecary jars. I must say that if done right, it creates the feeling of a boutique hotel bathroom. Truthfully, I see… Continue reading Put It On Display
I don’t think I know of anyone who really enjoys the task of laundry, but would it be more bearable if your laundry room looked like this one? Finally someone thought to use “candy apple red” on something other than a car. Is it really a stretch to say that a washer and dryer can… Continue reading Machine Wash / Tumble Dry
Always stylish and timeless, I love Pottery Barn [PB]. Wonderful attention to detail. I need more wall space in my home!
Here’s a HEALTH magazine article that, even though it dates back to 2000, is still relevant today. I found these guidelines very helpful, and have always wondered when it was time to make the ultimate decision of having to toss out that old makeup. When it comes to your makeup bag, remember this rule: Use… Continue reading Use it or Loose it
A POEM by SAM LEVENSON (A favorite poem of Audrey Hepburn.) For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. For a slim figure, share your food with the hungry. For beautiful hair, let a child run his or her fingers through it once a day. For poise,… Continue reading Time Tested Beauty Tips
Oh, it’s August, and I am counting the days until the weatherman stops predicting three digit temperatures. I HATE the heat! Never could stand to be hot. You can always put more layers on if you are cold, but once you’re naked, that’s as cool as it gets. So short of laying naked on the… Continue reading Too Hot for Comfort
I am in love with this picture. I can’t say what appeals to me more, the random juxtaposition of the frames, the bench below them or the lovely soft wall color. The repetition of the frames is perfect! I am getting so much inspiration for my new house, I can hardly wait to pop open… Continue reading What A Display
Ever wonder what those male dogs are really barking about? This should help.