COULD YOU LIVE HERE? A MODERN MIX

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There are very few designers who’s work makes me melt every time I see it. Jessica Helgerson is one of those designers. She truly embraces and epitomizes all the things I love to incorporate into a home. This home is move in ready for me down to the very last detail. So yes I could…Read more

YOUR HELP PLEASE

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  Last week was a HUGE wake up call for me. I spent Thursday morning at the plumbing showroom trying to organize my mind around the idea of picking out plumbing fixtures for myself, when it hit me all of a sudden, “I’M BUILDING A HOUSE”!!!!! Until now I have been so preoccupied with several…Read more

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

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It’s amazing how starting each day by stopping and saying out loud what we are grateful for can have such a positive impact on our life. Even if it is a Monday. D.>

INSPIRE ME

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I’m inspired this week by 2 things. One is the beauty in simplicity and the other is texture. This picture embraces all of that and more. A room does not have to filled with many things in order to be appreciated. Yes it is nice to walk in a room and be enticed to look…Read more

JONES ON HOMES – FIRST FLOOR ALMOST ON

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Well it’s a bit of a milestone today. After all the work that has been going on since February the first floor is almost on. This is so exciting simply because within the next week or so the walls will follow defining the style and shape of the house. Lots of decisions to be made…Read more

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

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I adore the saying above. To many times we tell our kids they can dream of being anything they want, and in fact they can. But we forget to tell them that even dreams take a lot of hard work and dedication to become a reality. Nobody is where they are today without the hustle,…Read more

INSPIRE ME

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They say that ‘Necessity is the mother of all invention’, but I feel that in this case it should be replaced with ‘Ingenuity’. This picture is inspiring me this week. It reminds me that sometimes looking in the most unlikely places at the most unlikely objects can really spur the imagination, especially if it is…Read more

JONES ON HOMES – DRAIN ROCK AND SAND

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Unfortunately I don’t have anything exciting to show you this week. We are still at the boring but necessary stage. The perimeter drains all went in along the outside exterior walls, along with the landscape fabric and then a lot of shovelling drain rock on top of that. This of course enables all the ground…Read more

COULD YOU LIVE HERE???? A HOME IN WIMBELDON

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  Everybody needs a home in England. The history, the age, the architecture, the landscape. What’s not to love about England. This home is absolutely no exception, it’s charming, rustic and full of character and it was designed by Stephen Fletcher Architects.       This is a room I could see spending some serious…Read more

BOYZ IN THE HOOD

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Do you think taking the time to think about choosing a hood fan is a waste? Think again. It is an absolute necessity and one that can really make all the difference in the kitchen. Many kitchens and their designers will work a whole design around the hood fan. It can be subtle or it…Read more