One Room Challenge-Sometimes its More of A Challenge than You Think! Fall 2018

This is my second post for the One Room Challenge for Fall 2018 and I have combined Weeks 2 and 3.  I am really behind and trying to show all the ups and downs of design and renovations, so both the good and the difficult sections are here in this week’s work!!  I hope you Read more…

One Room Challenge Spring 2018-The Finale

Here we are at Week 6 and the end of this edition of the One Room Challenge for this season!  I cannot believe that in 6 short weeks we have gone from a 1970’s relic (with one good wall and an upgrade that never got completed) to a beautiful  space with a vintage feel in Read more…

One Room Challenge, Spring 2018 Week 5 and Stuff is Happening!!

All sorts of things have been happening this week to get to the finish line of the One Room Challenge next Thursday!  This is week 5 of the 6 week design makeover challenge and you can catch up on Week 1, Week 2, and Weeks 3/4 combined.  Last week I was getting a little concerned Read more…

Modern History Monday – American Houses * Architectural Style Primer 1620-1830

Last week on “Modern History Monday” I wrote about the Colonial house and how it created a sense of “Home”.  Regardless of what type or style of “home” that you live in, the “Colonial” house seems to distill the house form down to the basics. Oldest house on Nantucket – 1686 For those that might Read more…