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How to Sell Your Life

How to Sell Your Life

Recently, I’ve been dismantling my world. I’ve been searching all the nooks and crannies…seeing what works, what doesn’t; what I like, what I don’t; what I need vs. what I’m told is required. I’ve come up with some tips. How to Decide What to Keep Do you need it? Kind of an obvious question, but […]

Unveiling: Vintage Chic Nursery at Va...

I am so incredibly proud of Stephanie–she was invited to participate in the 2017 Vanguard Designer Showcase! For those of you who aren’t familiar with it, Vanguard is the separate fundraising arm for the Albany Symphony Orchestra. Since the 1980’s they have invited local designers to contribute to a showhouse, in which an entire house […]

Power Through?

Power Through?

So I’m sick. Like really, really, hacking up a lung, thick mucus gross sick. My new boss was inching his chair away every time I coughed in our meeting this morning. I’ve got a bad virus (which seems to happen every time I visit a place with more kids than adults…thanks, Magic Forest), and have […]

Craigslist Steal of the Day

Craigslist Steal of the Day

If I had a spot for these babies…you better believe I wouldn’t be posting them here. All they need is a gorgeous blue and white fabric to make my heart sing…but the thick, rust colored upholstery fabric that is currently on there will go with a lot of decor. Currently for sale on the Albany […]

Make it Last

Make it Last

Three little words–make it last–and yet they can be so impactful: Make it last–a beautiful day spent with your favorite people. Make it last–a cherished heirloom handed down through your family. Make it last–your favorite article of clothing that always makes you feel confident. Make it last–early morning snuggles with your kids, knowing that this […]

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.” ~Anne Lamott How incredibly true is this quote? We all need to recharge and revive ourselves, particularly if we’re stuck. Whenever I am faced with a challenge, in my work or personal life, I think. I think and think and […]

Moving to the Country, Gonna Sell a L...

Moving to the Country, Gonna Sell a Lot of Antiques

Hear ye, hear ye–REimagine Studio is a vendor at the 2017 Washington County Antique Fair! This fair is a bit interesting–it is held the first weekends in May and August. Clearly, we’re past the May dates, but don’t worry–Stephanie has a ton of wares ready for the August one! It is open Saturday 8 am-5 […]

Listed

Listed

And…we’re listed! I’m excited about the adventures ahead. Fingers crossed!

10 Rules to Live By

10 Rules to Live By

Outside my bedroom door is this print, professionally framed (by Wilson Family Picture Framing): It’s Thomas Jefferson’s Canons of Conduct, or 10 Rules to Live By. From the Thomas Jefferson Foundation website: Thomas Jefferson often took the opportunity to advise his children, grandchildren and others on matters of personal conduct. Over the years he developed […]

Unraveling

Unraveling

An alternative title for this post was “She’s Come Undone.” Not just a wonderful book by Wally Lamb, that phrase relates to what I am feeling these days–searching for change and rediscovering my core. As I’ve read more, researched more, and listened to countless TED talks and podcasts, I’m realizing that a more minimalist approach […]