You won't find me jumping into a swimming pool. I have to think about it....usually waaaay too long. Then I stick my toe into the water and decide that it's too cold. Then maaaaybe I'll stick my foot in. And then I just sit down on the edge with the legs in the water. And I … [Read more...] about Scared? Yes! Jump with me.
Once in a while you simply HAVE to "go for it"! What had been a fun way to decorate my home had suddenly become my business. Faux finishing is a profession that is as old as cavemen. And it was now "new" again. I caught the beginning of a faux finishing revival. … [Read more...] about How I Changed MY Life
Dear Brenda, The remodel in our house is taking soooooo long and we're not nearly finished. It's beginning to be depressing. I'm reallly missing all the decor and color. And evvvverrrything is covered in dust! How did you survive all the remodeling you've lived … [Read more...] about How one simple project can get you through the remodeling blues
What do you want to be when grow up? I was asked that question all throughout my childhood as we all were. (And I don't remember any of my answers!) I didn't grow up planning to paint anything but my own homes. My high school guidance didn't ever mention … [Read more...] about An Accidental Career
Where do I start? That's a question my clients and friends ask me about their home remodeling projects. And I feel the same way about this blog. I'm overwhelmed, and I don't see an obvious starting place. I'm sure professional bloggers would tell me to just start. I've thought … [Read more...] about Where do I start?