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My Best Finds of the Season | French Antiques

My Best Finds of the Season | 3 Things I NEVER Fear When Antiquing!

What a season we’ve had!  I have to share with you my BEST finds of the season and three things I NEVER fear when antiquing! Barn sales, junk shops, curbside, thrift shops, antique stores, and even birthday gifts!    I love the thrill of the hunt and the entire process of finding treasures for my …

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Mind the Gap

Can we talk about my non-existent stone windowsill, please? I have to confess, (here she does again) being an über creative person with waaaaaaaaaaay too much vision has its drawbacks.  Creativity ebbs and flows but when it flows, it’s a beast.   Almost manic.   It’s chemical.  It’s there.  It has to come OUT!   That can be …

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What is a French Country Kitchen

What is a French Country Kitchen?

Just what IS a French Country Kitchen? How do you make a French Farmhouse Kitchen? How do you get the look of a real, lived in French farmhouse? The look is more easily achieved than you think. In my recent YouTube two-part video I joked about becoming un-addicted to white shiplap… but really… I want …

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The Cold Calm Before the Garden - Winter in Door County

The Cold Calm Before the Garden

Allow me to pause from decorating, painting and wandering these halls, still stunned that this is our home… I have an announcement to make… It’s Winter in Door County BUT The snow is receding. For now, that is. For someone who hates winter, I’m… adjusting. No really, it’s O.K. One WOULD wonder why I moved to …

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