Out with the old in with the new

“I want a house that has got over all its troubles; I don’t want to spend the rest of my life bringing up a young inexperienced house.”  - Jerome K Jerome -   Novelist/Playwright Planning your Renovation Sometimes the idea of “out with the old and in with the new” is simply not the best way to begin, especially as it relates to your house. This can be particularly true if you are fortunate enough to be established in an older home. While the idea of ‘starting fresh’ with a new … [Read more...]

Thankful Thursday -The Art of giving

“When we truly care for ourselves, it becomes possible to care far more profoundly about other people. The more alert and sensitive we are to our own needs, the more loving and generous we can be towards others” – Eda LeShan The Art of Giving A few weeks back, a client who sits on the board of directors for Yellow Brick House (a shelter that assists battered women and their children get back on their feet) asked if I had any unused items or “mistakes” lying around the … [Read more...]