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Whitewashing - Cheap lies

Whitewashing: Distortion of the facts to glorify the results, particularly by those in authority.

The first recorded use of the term was as far back as 1591. 44 more words

Etymology

Raise the Roof

Low ceilings in old homes? Just “raise the roof”. Original ceilings were 6’9″. In this example, the attic was incorporated and used to add more height to the upstairs rooms. 13 more words

Design Insights

Fireplace Makeover - Phase One

When my husband and I moved into our house we painted over our dark fireplace mantel  and uncovered the existing brick that had been tiled over.  909 more words

Home Decor

Animology: White Wash Shampoo review

In September we received the Animology White Wash shampoo as a free sample to try out on Oscar.

Initial thoughts

The design of the bottle is simple yet effective with all the relevant information such as the ingredients list and key words like ‘deodorising’ and ‘pH balanced’. 321 more words

Cocker Spaniel

Blue Streak

I love to peruse the magazine section when I go to a bookstore. I gravitate toward the watercolor magazines and buy one now and then. However, I find that I rarely read them once I get home.  257 more words

Personal Stories

How to white wash brick

When we first purchased our 1980’s fixer upper over a year and a half ago, I knew as much as I loved the wood burning fireplace, I didn’t love the dark brick.  196 more words