Paint Colors for a 2020 Home
Our house has quite a bit of painting in the last year. A little more ways to go this next year…but I am excited for the colors that we have chosen. Each color is warm and inviting. I think they…
Kids Closet Makeover - Jaime Costiglio
A simple closet makeover for the kids. Making better use of the space in the kids closet by adding shelves and a proper hanging rod. Nothing fancy, but totally functional. The before: To be honest kids don’t need that much hanging space. In my experience the majority of kids clothes get folded so I really... Read more
Tweaking the Linen Press
Strange name - Linen Press. I actually don't have one. I have a built-in linen cupboard in our rental. But the name has stuck since childhood because that's what my mum called her built-in linen cupboard. Actually a Linen Press was a free standing cupboard made out of wood usually mahogany, oak or walnut. They were popular in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. If you can find an original linen press, then hang onto it, it may be worth quite a bit as an antique. I tweaked the linen cupboard…
Small Things Considered: Making the Most of Your Living Space
You all know we have a soft spot in our hearts for small spaces. When size matters, we fall all over ourselves looking for ways to make your home organized and enjoyable. You know, so you don’t sweat the little stuff. Here’s a handful of posts filled with ideas and tips to maximize every square foot.TOP ROW:1. Why Living in 100 Square Feet is the New Hotness2. Gardening Without A Garden3. Now You See It, Now You Don’t: Using Your Doors for Storage4.