planning

October 31, 2018

Do you need elf-help?

I have a friend that starts mapping out her holiday decorations crazy early. She pulls out her lightmaps, checklists and decorating plan sometime in early July […]
September 26, 2018
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A simplified kitchen space before the holidays

The holidays are coming, which usually means there is little time to keep up with what’s happening in your kitchen. Before things get too crazy, think […]
August 27, 2018
packed duffel bag

Back to School = Back to the Routine

It’s been so fun to see all the first-day pictures on social media in recent weeks from all my friends in other parts of the country; […]
April 23, 2018

Tax Season is Over. Did you File or Extend?

Tax season has just wound down. If you are one of the ones who hasn’t started thinking about it already, you might want to start preparing […]
April 23, 2018

Spring is Coming. Are You Prepared?

Who doesn’t want to get outside after long winter and spring months of being stuck inside? It’s nice to get outside and see the world come […]
February 24, 2017

Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall

Another tale in the series of renovation bungles! One of my clients had a beautiful custom made black walnut full length mirror. It hung on the […]
April 11, 2016

A Baby Boomer’s Perspective: Helping Our Parents Downsize

Being a “baby boomer” with aging parents (we don’t use the “O” word) is a challenge. Someone has to manage their finances, medical care etc., in […]