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A Visitor in the Garden

What a long time since I wrote…..almost ten days. We had a long weekend. It used to be called Victoria Day and then that didn’t seem quite right for Quebec and so it was called Dollard des Ormeaux Day and then someone found outs that DDO, far from being an upholder of French Canada was, in fact, a traitor to the cause.   286 more words


Hello Everyone!  Ok so I’m not sure what has went on these past two weeks…oh wait spring has happened!  Which means I’m trying to accomplish oh about 1,000 things!   1,040 more words

Day By Day

What is it about Mondays? Good thing they keep on coming, though, it means I’m still alive! I’m playing tennis twice a week now. Loving that – and I got in a bike ride yesterday. 292 more words


Day 130

The torturous journey of sanding and refinishing this and 4 other pieces begins….

Nifty Pics

Essential Oil Tip for Refinishing Drawers

As I was finishing up my “Ombre” desk set re-do, I thought about my collection of essential oils.The drawers of the desk were in very good shape and had no odor whatsover. 153 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

A Desk Gets a New Life and a New Home

One of the things I absolutely love about our Missouri Limestone Company’s chalk-based paint (besides how easy it is to use) is the look of the final project.   271 more words

Missouri Limestone Paint Company Projects

Redone - almost

Last fall I redid the floors upstairs in kitchen, hallway, bathroom, and stairs.

In April, I redid the living room floors. Bought a new couch and a small area rug. 156 more words

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