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bathroom painting tips and tricks
DIY Projects

Bathroom Painting Tips

So the time has come. We finally started our bathroom update. I’ve been planning and planning but never found the time to get started, until today. Nigel and I taped off the bathroom last night, removed the light fixture, and blocked off the sink and toilet. If our master bathroom…

party hosting tips
Christmastime, Entertaining

Hosting Tips From A Pro

My grandmother, Barbara Gandy, is a {modest} professional hostess. She’s been perfecting her entertaining skills since she was in high school, and studied hospitality and home economics in college. Her amazing mix of old-fashioned etiquette and modern simplicity create the perfect party every time.  She specializes in large dinner parties…