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4 Fantastic Holiday Themes

by Lori Sciame December 1st, 2016
The holidays spur creativity when it comes to decorating.  This is because they allow for a little extra pizazz.  Truth be told, almost anything goes!  Don't be ashamed if your favorite color combination really is Santa suit red and holly green, or if you
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Cool Playroom Accessories

by Lori Sciame November 22nd, 2016
Fred Rogers knew the importance of play in a child's life.  In the opening moments of his long running children's show, Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood, he would prepare for play by putting on a comfortable sweater and by taking off uncomfortable shoes.

In essence, he modeled the idea that one should make having fun a priority.  When asked why he felt play time should be taken so seriously, he responded “play gives children a chance to practice what they are learning.”

Parents
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Awesome Playrooms

by Lori Sciame November 17th, 2016
Special places = special fun.  Playrooms provide the perfect setting for creative play.  Plus, having this glorious room keeps toys from ending up strewn from one end of the home to the other!  Most readers will agree, those two reasons alone justify creating a separate playroom for their children.

But how does one make this room inviting?  That's an important question. Let me divulge a few decorating secrets that will make your child's playroom a place where he or she wants to
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  • Fun Playroom Themes

    by Lori Sciame November 10th, 2016
    Playrooms foster creativity in children.  These special spaces provide a place where a child's imagination can run free.  For instance, a chair may be called upon to be a horse one day, a school bus the next, and even a rocket ship the following.

    Keep your child in mind, then, when decorating a playroom.  After all, it's a space he or she will never forget.  Read this post for four
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  • Organize Your Garage in a Snap

    by Lori Sciame November 3rd, 2016
    Cars aren't the only things stored in a garage.  For most families, the space houses everything from toys to tools to recyclables.  A key concern, then, becomes how to manage the clutter that accumulates in the garage.  With a little forethought, it's easier than one might think.

    Read on to learn how to organize your garage in a snap - which more accurately translates into a few hours of your
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  • Posh Guest Room Window Treatments

    by Lori Sciame October 27th, 2016
    Window treatments should never be an after thought.  While their main purpose may be to provide privacy, they also add a unique sense of style to a room.  Think of it this way - a woman doesn't wear scuffed sneakers with her favorite slinky party dress; therefore, a homeowner shouldn't purchase quality furniture for a room then add faded curtains.

    This is especially true in a guest bedroom.   Most
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