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Design Notebook: Kitchen Table Honesty

I’ve been renovating homes for as long as I can remember! My father was an engineer and contractor who was a consummate remodeler, so it’s fair to say I was raised noticing every detail of a house.



The old adage that you never get a second chance to make a first impression is just as true for your front porch as it is for anything else. If your entryway is looking frumpy or tired, consider some fun and easy ways to change it up. more

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What is Color of the Year and how do I incorporate this into my home décor? Indeed, in the psychology of color, colors evoke emotions and responses, with each hue conveying a distinctive message and meaning. more

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Scores of people descended upon Jamestown Beach on a beautiful weekend in September for the inaugural Big Bluesy music festival. It was one of the first major events hosted by the new organization Culturefix. more

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