Day 96 November 12, 2015

It is day 96 …. we’ve had no food, water or shade. Well, that’s kind of how it feels! LOL  Okay, we’ve had all the food, water and shade we could need – just no sleep in our own beds and living out of a suit case in one of the upstairs bedrooms – which is like I am on

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** My Last Post November 11, 2015

Obviously having trouble with the link I sent out for Stitch Fix. For some reason, it posted at the beginning of my blog and not where I told it too. You will need to click the link at the very beginning. Apologize for the inconvenience. Or, lets try this again.  http://Stitch Fix

Ladies: Do You Love Clothes And Hate To Shop?? November 11, 2015

A few months ago, a friend of mine had shared about this personal shopper “thing” on facebook.  I thought – wow, how extravagant! I bet that costs a fortune. I personal messaged her and she filled me in a little bit more. It actually seemed “doable”! I answered all of their questions on their sign up form and started pinning

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Update to Powder Room Barn Door September 18, 2015

My last update left us here… The door is up and usable but needs hardware and clean up.   A trip through #amazon and the nail heads were ordered and on their way. I ordered 2 packages. The nail heads were too black for the cool iron handle that I found. Check it out. #hobbylobby 50% off and was $7.99

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Nostalgia And A Cup Of Tea September 16, 2015

When I was a little girl, I’m talking maybe 6 years old (so 45 years ago to be exact). I distinctly remember all of the adults sipping their coffee or tea out of these cups. My Grandma cleaned her house out quite a few years ago and we all got to choose something we wanted. She had a lot of

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The Latest Happenings @PG September 10, 2015

Welcome back to the destruction and construction zone! We needed to finish our powder room bath so that we would have one working bathroom downstairs before the Master was ripped out. I searched for a couple of days for a door. We wanted another barn door since the opening is a smaller hallway and it would allow us more room

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A Simple Beauty Way To Take Care Of YOU September 8, 2015

My love for skin care and make up goes way back to my 20’s when I worked behind the Princess Marcella Borghese counter and Elizabeth Arden. I was intrigued by the Borghese line and their use of minerals and volcanic mud straight from Italy. The smell of their product still stands out in my mind. When I got hired on

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