linen fabric swatches & master bedroom progress

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Decorating, Master Bedroom, My House, Room Makeovers23 Comments

Remember my design breakthrough in the master bedroom that I shared a few weeks ago?  Well, I’ve been moving forward…little steps to make the plan happen.  And it feels good.  It’s a room that’s had me stuck for a while and I’m glad to have a clear direction that I’m excited about.  It’s definitely been a lesson in patience and … Read More

hanging the antique birdcage

Marian ParsonsDecorating, Living Room, My House, Room Makeovers57 Comments

Even if decorating comes naturally and you have a great space to work with, there is still the possibility of getting stuck.  It’s just normal and a natural part of the creative process.  Some things come easily and others take more thought, time, and discovery.  Such has been the case with this corner in my living room.  I think this … Read More

Delta H2Okinetic® In2ition® Shower Review

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Bathrooms, Decorating, My House, Room Makeovers19 Comments

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Delta.  As always all words and opinions are honest and my own. Last summer, I gave the boy’s bathroom a refresh.  It wasn’t a total overhaul, but simple, inexpensive changes that made a huge difference!  While I would love to do a custom-built tile surround, install a deeper tub, and a few other things, … Read More

painting the other side of the studio floor…

Marian ParsonsAll Things Home, Home Studio, My House, Room Makeovers33 Comments

Last week, I was determined to get the studio floor finished.  That’s one of the difficult things about doing projects in stages.  It’s shiny and new at the outset, but when you only have about four feet to finish, it’s hard to get motivated.  It’s not exciting any longer and it’s somewhat anticlimactic.  But, it was pretty obvious that the … Read More