Monthly Archives: December 2013

Let’s Tour the Christmas Tree

Tree w/Room Light

Merry Christmas to all! Most people have special ornaments they grew up with and make sure they put out every year. As time goes by, we add to our collections with handmade, special occasion or ornaments that just caught our eyes. Here’s a brief tour of some of my favorite ornaments. Continue Reading…

Don’t be Afraid of Fireplace Doors

Our house was built in 1978. Many of the fixtures were original to the house. For instance, we have these lovely fireplace doors with a chain link curtain. Vertical Before Horizontal BeforeIt finally became time to replace it when it was increasingly difficult to open the glass doors, and the chain curtain was so bent that it wasn’t stopping sparks from hitting our hardwood floors. Continue reading…