Posts Tagged ‘home decorating’

Downsizing To A Cozy Home

January 4, 2013   No Comments

Now that all of my kids have their own homes, I was left with one of those very big and very empty Traditional houses. Don’t get me wrong; I have plenty of furnishings. In fact, every room is filled with plush sofas, dressers and tables that hardly ever get used nowadays. My children and their […]

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My Love For Light

November 13, 2012   No Comments

  I love chandeliers. Ever since I was kid, I was obsessed with the beauty of the floating lights that sparkled in my parents’ two-story foyer. They create this enchanting atmosphere of luxury as well as supplies practical light to the interior spaces. They are perfect as focal points and come in all kinds of […]

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It’s Time To Wallpaper

September 19, 2012   No Comments

    I think that the walls throughout my Craftsman home have officially been painted every color in the rainbow. My living room began as beige, and last year I painted them a dark red for a more formal feel. The family room is a mild green that is relaxing and the kitchen has splashes […]

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Love Small Home Living

March 14, 2012   No Comments

  We have lived in one of those beautiful Country French homes for many years. It is a large home with plenty of square footage for the entire family. When we first moved in I had a hard time filling all the rooms with furniture. Through a job transfer our family is moving to an […]

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Accessorizing With Mirrors

February 10, 2012   No Comments

We have just purchased one of those cozy cottage homes on a lake about an hour from our current home. This will be the perfect vacation home for our family to enjoy on the weekends. The home is in great shape and once we roll a fresh coat of paint on the walls we will […]

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Creating a Bedroom Oasis

August 29, 2011   No Comments

Recently, my husband and I have been decorating like crazy in order to do our beautiful English Cottage style home justice. However, like so many others, we decided to wait until almost every room in the house was decorated before we started on our own bedroom. Now, I regret our decision to delay. I wish […]

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Live Large Even In A Small Home

August 11, 2011   No Comments

Out with the old and in with the new. We are in the process of moving and instead of upsizing, we are downsizing. With the kids out of the house, our twenty five hundred square foot home felt like a small mansion and truly, we didn’t need that much room for just the two of […]

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Great Ways To Transform Your Home

April 14, 2011   1 Comment

My husband can always tell when I’m getting a little restless. I start moving things around the house and he can’t find them. We have lived in one of those cute country cottage home plans for about three years now and when we first moved in I decorated it to be perfect. I had a […]

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Home Trends That Have Run Their Course

February 15, 2011   No Comments

Over the years it has been interesting to see how home trends have changed. I live on the outskirts of a large city and when we first moved into the area there were many new subdivisions being built. And you know how fun it is to walk through the model homes and see the newest […]

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Home Decorating Trends

February 8, 2011   12 Comments

Our family had a wonderful time during the holidays. There was so much excitement and our home was beautifully decorated with holly, pinecones, ribbon and festive garland. Now that everything is cleaned up and put away our home looks kind of dull. We tend to hibernate now until spring and watch movies, have game nights […]

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