Category Archives: Decorating

Put a Frame on It

We are continuing to open boxes on what we’ve dubbed The World’s Longest Move and Unpacking Adventure. But this week’s project has been to hang art in the Living Room.  There’s a big expanse of a wall that likely isn’t going to … Continue reading

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The Napping Sofa

Almost fifteen years ago the Husband and I inherited the best sofa from my grandparents. ***** My Grandfather was a wonderfully perfect blend of spontaneity and routine. While on a trip with them in Amsterdam as a 13-year old, my Grandmother and … Continue reading

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Closet Parties

Our master bedroom at the #newoldhouse had a very small closet.  I mean a really, really small closet.  And as if that wasn’t criminal enough, the doors were mirrored.  And the closet was slightly shallower than a full-sized hanger. It … Continue reading

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I’ve Died and Gone to Pantry Heaven

So the renovations are finishing up here at the New Old House, which means it’s the beginning of Show and Tell! When we bought this house we had a very quick turn around from the time of purchase to making … Continue reading

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A New Old House

I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus. Life has been my usual crazy with two kids in two different schools in two different towns (neither the one in which we are currently living, by the way), on two completely … Continue reading

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A New Pink Friend

As Little Cutie’s friend said when she walked in the door of our apartment today…  It’s very pink and red around here! The Cuties are pretty much up for decorating for every possible occasion so I’m happy to indulge when … Continue reading

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Happiness at the Happy Place

We’ve been coming to The Happy Place for many years now. While living in two different states and on two different continents. That’s just how much we love it. And so last year, when we finished our first year as … Continue reading

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