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Marty Oravetz (A Stroll Thru Life)
Works at http://www.astrollthrulife.net
Attended Grossmont High School
Lives in USA
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Wow, this has taken a while and been a real challenge, but I am thrilled with the finished makeover.  (Well, it is 99% finished.  I still need to find a rug and the new faucet hasn't arrived yet, but I am calling it done)  Wh...
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With school back in full swing and fall arriving soon, it is time to get ready to entertain.  Dinner parties with friends and families are always my favorite way to entertain.  We have a wine bar in the breakfast area, but we...
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Ok, some of the things that I thought were going to be fabulous about the bathroom redo havn't worked out so great. First - paint has been a real trial.  Well, I finally have a nice off white that doesn't look pink, green ...
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(Surprise, I get to be a Guest Hostess, how fun is this.) Welcome to the Pretty Preppy Party, where we gather each month to be inspired by each other's amazing preppy projects!  As a fun surprise this month, Marty fr...
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Welcome to the 281st Inspire Me Tuesday.  Tons and tons of fabulous projects and inspiration last week.  You guys are all super busy this summer.  Here are just a few examples. I am so green with envy over this fabulous pi...
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If you've followed me for a while you probably know that I am a little bit of a clean freak, especially in my kitchen.  Now I can't handle clutter very well at all, but I can tolerate it if I don't get things dusted all the t...
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I had so much fun last week being a Guest Hostess for the August Pretty Preppy Party.  You guys linked up some of the most amazing projects.  Here are some that really caught my eye. Remodelando la Casa turned a tiny close...
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Welcome to the 282nd Inspire Me Tuesday.  Some of you guys are winding down summer and some are jumping into fall.  I love a transitional period like this.  Always some really fun decor ideas. The Painted Hinge is so creat...
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It’s no secret that we love interior design, and we’re not shy to admit it. While we try to create picture perfect spaces in our own homes, there’s always that certain je ne sais quoi that we envy from the top interior design...
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When the seasons change and you want to ease into it instead of re-inventing the wheel and starting all over, just revamp what you have.   Feathers and grass speak Fall to me.  This is the same vignette I've had t...
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We're having company for an old fashioned BBQ.  You know, chicken, corn on the cob and watermelon.  Cook on the grill and eat outside.  Well we can't really eat outside, it is way too hot - 117 yesterday.  So we moved the bac...
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Change is in the air, and fall is on the way.  School is starting and have you seen all the fall that is filling all the stores?  After a long hot summer,  I always look forward to this time of year - cool days - crisp evenin...
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Design, DIY, Thriftying, Sewing and Gardening are my passions.
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Hi, I am Marty @ A Stroll Thru Life.  After retiring and downsizing to a small builder basic home, I am on a mission to create a warm and inviting place for family and friends.  I hope you will follow along as I transform everyday into extraordinary.  You can follow my blog here - - - 

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We have 5 children, 12 grandchildren and 2 great-grandsons
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Hall Bathroom Makeover Reveal
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Wow, this has taken a while and been a real challenge, but I am thrilled with the finished makeover. (Well, it is 99% finished. I still need

Pretty Preppy Party Features
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I had so much fun last week being a Guest Hostess for the August Pretty Preppy Party. You guys linked up some of the most amazing projects.

Let's Set Up The Bar
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With school back in full swing and fall arriving soon, it is time to get ready to entertain. Dinner parties with friends and families are al

282nd Inspire Me Tuesday
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Welcome to the 282nd Inspire Me Tuesday. Some of you guys are winding down summer and some are jumping into fall. I love a transitional peri

Hall Bathroom - Starting Over & Re-Grouping
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Ok, some of the things that I thought were going to be fabulous about the bathroom redo havn't worked out so great. First - paint has been a

Six Favorite Design Blogs
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It’s no secret that we love interior design, and we’re not shy to admit it. While we try to create picture perfect spaces in our own homes,

Pretty Preppy Party
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(Surprise, I get to be a Guest Hostess, how fun is this.) Welcome to the Pretty Preppy Party, where we gather each month to be inspired by e

Same Vignette - Summer To Fall - Free
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When the seasons change and you want to ease into it instead of re-inventing the wheel and starting all over, just revamp what you have. Fea

281st. Inspire Me Tuesday
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Welcome to the 281st Inspire Me Tuesday. Tons and tons of fabulous projects and inspiration last week. You guys are all super busy this summ

An Old Fashioned BBQ Backyard Tablescape
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We're having company for an old fashioned BBQ. You know, chicken, corn on the cob and watermelon. Cook on the grill and eat outside. Well we

Cleaning & Organizing The Pantry
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If you've followed me for a while you probably know that I am a little bit of a clean freak, especially in my kitchen. Now I can't handle cl

Time To Start Thinking Fall
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Change is in the air, and fall is on the way. School is starting and have you seen all the fall that is filling all the stores? After a long

New Bedding For The Master Bedroom
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I am so ready for a change, this has been a really hot summer here in the desert, so I am wishing Fall would get here really soon. I got a s

280th Inspire Me Tuesday
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Welcome to the 280th Inspire Me Tuesday. Tons of fabulous links last week, so many wonderful projects taking place everywhere. I always love

Some Changes Are Easy & Some Are Not
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Ok, I am still struggling with this hall bathroom. How can one simple little bathroom be such a pain. First off, the first coat of white did

And The Winners Are
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I am glad you all love fabric as much as I do and thanks tons for chiming in on what is your favorite. I wasn't sure how to decide who were

Update On The Bathroom Makeover
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Well, we had a few hiccups with some of the design that I was thinking about for the makeover, so now I am kind of regrouping and trying to

279th Inspire Me Tuesday
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Welcome to the 279th Inspire Me Tuesday. Tons of great links last week, if you missed any, you need to go back and catch up. Tons of ideas a

Install Wide Baseboard Molding Over Existing Narrow Baseboard
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When I showed you guys my inspiration ideas for redoing the hall bathroom, I showed you this new molding idea. It is a composite wide moldin

A Giveaway - Some For Me and Some For You
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Since some of the parts I need to continue with the bathroom makeover won't be here for a couple of weeks, I switched gears and started goin