More fun making my new home really MY new home with an inexpensive powder room makeover. My townhouse has a little powder room on the first floor. The color was definitely not my style but it had an intriguing sink and vanity. In fact, the vanity really felt like it went with what I hoped … Continue reading Inexpensive Powder Room Makeover
I sold my house in December 2017. One of the things I was sorry to leave was my backyard and beautiful deck shaded by a big maple tree. Fortunately, I found a townhouse with a super patio that backs on to a forested area. I recently had the natural gas line hooked up for my … Continue reading A Refreshing Summer Cooler – Not Too Sweet! by Black Fly
I have gradually become a fan of leggings. At first, I was happy with black and brown ones. Then I added a couple of patterned ones. Of course, the fabric store had some gorgeous knits that were crying out to be leggings. I wanted quick and easy sewing patterns. I subscribe to Ottobre design so … Continue reading Quick and Easy Sewing Patterns from Ottobre Design Woman
I love eggs! Boiled, fried, poached, benetict-ed, you name it. Eggs are awesome and if you treat them gently you can make some delicious meals. One of my favorites is scrambled eggs. I saw a program recently where they talked about the different ways two celebrity chefs made their scrambled eggs. Each chef had … Continue reading Cheesy Scrambled Eggs You and Your Kids Will Love!
In December I moved into my new place (Downsizing: I did it ...so can you). Since then I have planned some improvements. I painted the upstairs but due to the rule that Gillie does not do ladders unsupervised (vertigo), I had a painter do the stairwell and downstairs. While I was preparing for her I … Continue reading Easy Fireplace Mantle Upgrade – Blah to Beautiful!