I gaze longingly at the before and after photos in the home makeover articles wishing my house looked as nice as the before shots.
It is now the middle of December. Those of us who celebrate Christmas and are determined not to be grinches are well into the various rites of the season. Putting Up the Smaller Indoor Christmas […]
After 24 years of marriage, my husband Patrick did something I’m not sure I can forgive. This will surprise anyone who knows him, since he is almost a saint. He is kind, patient, and always […]
1: Hunting for that Dream Slipcover Many of us fantasize about having a living room that looks like this: For most of us, the activities of human life produce a reality more like this: Some […]
I love my studio apartment. But no matter how hard I work at it, it isn’t stunning. It looks okay, but falls short of House and Garden. A place has to be stunning to reach […]