Welcome to my blog! Now that I am retired, I don't blog as much as I used to, generally offering Home Staging advice and decorating tips when I do write. On Wednesdays I enjoy sharing a fun picture or meme using my grandchildren as my inspiration.
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November, being the month of thanks and giving, is the perfect time to reflect on what blessings we have in our lives and how we can pay it forward and enrich the lives of others.No matter what your burdens or hardships are in life, and we all have them, we all have something to give back. Whethe...
Wordless Wednesday - Face FirstThe most memorable daysusually end withthe dirtiest clothes. Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Wordless Wednesday - Happy 8th Birthday Zack!! Zack: Year SevenZack: Year SixZack: Year FiveZack: Year Four Zack: Year ThreeZack: Year TwoZack: Year One Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
HAPPY HALLOWEEN!! There will be no real life costume for me this year, but I do have a fun virtual costume to share.Some of you may remember that last year I was Alice in Wonderland and the previous year I was theQueen of Hearts.It just seems natural that this year I should stick with the Wonderl...
In July my husband and I were on our boat with our daughter and her boyfriend. It was a beautiful day and as the sun set it became an even more beautiful evening.Of course, we all grabbed our phones to capture the moment.While the others went for the obvious shot, I captured something else.... I ...
Real estate marketing photos need not be limited to photos of the actual house for sale. Taking shots from the house, looking out, can result in very appealing marketing photos.I recently wrote about the value of asking sellers for interesting photos of their home. Consider this....asking sellers...
As a professional Home Stager I tend to be a bit obsessed with image and perception. I admit to being overly sensitive when it comes to appearance, on many levels, including my own self image. In my profession, that's not a bad thing. In real life it's not always a good thing. I've made great pro...
Wordless Wednesday - 'Tis Near Halloween When witches go ridingand black cats are seen,the moon laughs and whispers'Tis near Halloween. Previous Wordless Wednesday Posts
Bathrooms are probably the hardest, and most frustrating, rooms in a home to photograph. We've all seen the bad bathroom MLS pics....close-up shot of a toilet, sink vanity cluttered with toothbrushes and grooming products, used towels hanging by the shower, and of course the dreaded "photographer...
Years ago I created some wearable coffins for a Halloween costume. The coffins were comfortable and fun to wear! My daughter, my aunt, and I were the three "Stages of Death" One recently deceased, one decaying corpse, and one skeletal remains.I wore the skeleton costume.We won First Place! I cr...