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I have a walkway that goes up to the front door from the drive/street. I have planted multiple flowers and shrubs in this little area and haven’t yet found a combination that works for me.  The area is only 20 inches wide and about 20 feet long. I…
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As I continue to restyle my home, I went to my local furniture store to buy a new mattress and box spring for the lower level bedroom.  I threw away that set last year.  My college-aged son at that time had spilled a bottle of coke on it…the big bottle…
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When John and I started this adventure, milk paint was all the rage.  John, a cabinet maker, and former antique dealer HATED the idea of painting wood.  But I saw a ‘cuteness’  in redoing an old wood piece with a coat of paint.  However, after using milk…
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Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone!  I have been busy in the craft corner creating new art for sale.  I have a range of items for review.  First is a pen and pencil sketch of the Wood Deer.  The inspiration for this came from Pinterest.  If you go to my …
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Our condo area had a problem with the old drainage downspouts last year.  A work crew nearly destroyed our back garden repairing a water drainage problem in the lower back area of the condo.  Contractors came and dug a big hole and trench to install a new…
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I  worked as a medical-legal researcher for years.  Sometimes called a nurse-paralegal.  I had my own consulting business and worked for hospital defense attorneys and also plaintiff attorneys.  Medical-legal cases are usually quite complicated and can…
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I always thought this old school desk was from Ohio. I found it in an Ohio thrift store.  However, after researching a bit about Oxford Ohio I found it was the home of Miami University but the schools and especially the grammar schools were never named…
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SPRINGTIME The weatherman says we are at least a month behind in NE Ohio.  I thought I would be much further along in my gardens by now. My condo association has been dealing with water drainage issues for the past couple of years.  The old house drains…
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John made a gorgeous country style table and bench last summer which we still have for sale.  It is a beautiful thing and probably one of my most favorite works he has done.  I love it because the wood is naturally rustic…it is made of milled cedar…
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As You Know… Whimsey is my favorite part of the shop. First I have an announcement.  We have sold the Celtic Lady to a lady in New Mexico.  I do hope she enjoys the piece.  JR had richly embellished her piece with gold thread and beads- it really was a…
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