Spring forward, Spring fresh!

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Spring Green

 

I don’t know about you guys, but I am so READY FOR SPRING!!! Now that we have turned the calendar and it’s officially March, I feel like we are almost there. We’ve made it through the hard months of winter and warm weather and green grass is on the horizon. When I think about Spring, I think about the color green and there’s just something about it that’s giving me good vibes right now. (more…)

10 Things you can EASILY get rid of today!

Minimalism has become all the rage lately. Especially with Marie Kondo’s book The Life-Changing Magic of tidying up hitting the shelves.  If you haven’t had a chance to read it, it basically talks about how we are drowning in stuff. And stuff, does not bring us joy. If something is no longer “serving” you or your family or your household, you should just get rid of it.

I have been doing a lot of that lately. We live in an old house that has many small rooms, and the rooms can really only hold so much stuff. Why do we hold on to so many things? As our lives change and events happen we just continue to accumulate, but we seem to have a hard time letting go. It might

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Don’t get divorced over carpet.

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She wants a dream closet like Carrie Bradshaw’s in Sex and the City. He says “sure honey, get what you want.” She wants that beautiful sculpted carpet for the bedroom she saw on Houzz, and he says ” I want you to have the one you’ve been waiting for.” She’s finally going to remodel the bathroom, and he tells her to bring home tile samples. “Do you want to go with me?” She asks. “No, I trust your judgement,” he says. She does her homework, researches the best source in town and finally makes the trip. And, oh my goodness the selection! The selection!! What should she choose, there are so many beautiful ones. “I could go dark” she says to herself, “maybe I should go light to keep it bright and open, why didn’t I hire an interior designer to help me with this? I have no clue what I’m doing.”

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