Weekend Reading 9.12.21

Yesterday was a somber one, I remember September 11, 2001 so clearly. My teenagers asked me what it was like so I told them my story. I was on east

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Leaf Embellished Pumpkins

I was at Trader Joe’s yesterday and they had just brought out their gourds and cinderella pumpkins. They are always a good price there so I brought a few home

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Gutter Guards: The DIY-Friendly Guide to Maintaining Rain Gutters

Gutters and downspouts direct rain water from the roof to the ground, so it never touches your home. Here’s why you need gutter guards to aid the process. The post

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Landscape Murals: Inspiration & Sources

I was walking through the Presidio in San Francisco and on my route was The Lodge, a hotel in the middle of the historic property. When I entered, I spied

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Weekend Reading 9.4.21

Happy holiday weekend! I’m headed to San Francisco for the weekend, the weather is always so good in September. I’ll be having dinner downtown to celebrate our wedding anniversary and

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Fall Decorating: Preserved & Dried Botanicals

Welcome September! Summer is turning to fall, can you feel it? I love decorating with green plants all around, but I wanted to add some preserved botanicals for the season.

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Weekend Reading 11.14.21

We’ve had misty mornings with thick fog for over a week and there’s something so wonderful about wearing a winter coat and taking an early morning stroll in those conditions,

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Playing and Pasta Making in Verona

My girlfriends and I found affordable tickets to Italy and traveled there together in October. Our destinations were Venice, Florence, and Verona, we arrived by plane in Venice then did

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DIY Tips for Installing Cement Backerboard

Here are eight important steps to keep in mind when installing cement backer board. Learn more here! The post DIY Tips for Installing Cement Backerboard appeared first on Today’s Homeowner.

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Weekend Reading 8.29.21

My kids are happy back at school, it’s nice to see them smiling at the opportunity to be social and sit in classrooms again. Our family has begun looking for

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