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    How to Spruce Up Your Space: Indoors and Out

    Sprucing up your living or working space isn’t just about adding a new coat of paint or rearranging furniture; it also involves integrating elements of nature to create a serene and welcoming environment. Whether through the lush greenery of indoor plants or the structured beauty of an outdoor landscape, these natural components can dramatically enhance the aesthetic and feel of any area. However, knowing how to incorporate them effectively can be challenging, especially when balancing beauty and practicality. Keep reading to discover essential tips and insights for revamping your indoor and outdoor spaces with nature’s charm. Bringing Nature Inside: A Guide to Indoor Plant Décor Integrating greenery into indoor spaces…

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    Dinner Time!

    Dinner time is a pain in my skillet. I could easily cook for my entire family. Easy peasy.  Then in the blink of an eye, I am cooking for 2. ACKKKKKK!! I always make too much. Then we eat TOO much. (THEN I wonder why I’m so round??) ANYWAY!! Whine, whine…. (have too! It’s in the NAME of the BLOG!!) Cooking for two is HARD. It sounds stupid to say that but going from a big family to just two gives me a headache. Even though I WHINE about COOKING dinner. I am not whining about dishing up dinner, sitting at the table or even putting dishes in the dishwasher…

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    A Beginner’s Guide to Understanding Gabbeh Rug Patterns and Designs

    Gabbeh rugs are known for their thick, luxurious pile and natural colors derived from plant-based dyes. These rugs are hand-knotted and woven using high-quality wool. These rugs also feature captivating symbols that carry deep cultural significance and meaning. Discover the secrets behind these symbols and find a rug that will bring warmth, charm, and depth to your home. Patterns Gabbeh rugs are made by hand and encapsulate the spirit of nomadic tribes. They often feature asymmetrical distributions of symbols all over their surface that evoke a rich storytelling tradition from ancient times. They also show a lot of improvisational creativity, as their weavers don’t follow a pattern or map. That…

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    It’s My Happiest Time Of Year!!

    Halloween is by far one of my FAVORITE times of the year.  I LOVE HALLOWEEN!!!! So much so that even with NO kids at home. Living on a remote mountain top, with very little company (can I call the UPS driver company? I mean he is here A LOT! The HUSBAND has a shopping problem. Haaaa I made a funny!) As I was saying. I LOVE HALLOWEEN. No company, no kids, not a single trick-or-treater EVER, but I still take the time to decorate for Halloween.   I drag all the decorations out. I start sorting…….. and start to put them out and… is that dust? Is that grime? AND…

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    The Right Colors For Your Home

    To upgrade your own home, it really just comes down to the color choice of furniture and textiles. Now you can find out which three colors have a particularly high-quality effect and more about TonyBet login. You do not have to invest a lot to achieve a great effect in terms of the interior. You just need to know what color you need. So, take a deep breath and really think about your choice. Some colors are hard to overpaint. Here you can find a useful guide about how to make such an important decision. Whether you are furnishing a new apartment or remodeling your current home, there are numerous…

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    How To Add More Personalization To Your Home

    Adding personalization to your home is a great way to bring a bit of you or your household to the space. There’s nothing worse than going into a person’s home and seeing no personality. You may as well step into a showroom! If you’re looking to transform your home this year, then here are some tips to personalize your space for 2023. Try not to copy Pinterest-style spaces When it comes to personalization, Pinterest is a place that sucks all of the personalization out of home design. While you may discover something that looks fairly unique, it’s likely to have been done many times since that pin went live. It’s…