“If you give Marian a morning…”

Marian ParsonsFamily Room, My House66 Comments

Kerry from Home Sweet Organized Home left a comment yesterday about how I work and I just loved it.  It’s based on the adorable kid’s book If you Give a Moose a Muffin… “If you give Marian a morning, she’s going to go to the attic. When she goes to the attic she’s going to find a rug.  Finding the rug will remind … Read More

new/old rug & starting the reset

Marian ParsonsFamily Room, My House44 Comments

It was one of those days when I woke up ready to get things done.  I cleaned out the coat closet before I took the boys to school and didn’t eat a bite until my “late brunch” at 1:30 pm.  I wasn’t joking around.  (That’s not normal for me, by the way.  I’m a big fan of breakfast.) I’ve been … Read More

Time for a reset & second chances

Marian ParsonsDecorating, Family Room, Miscellaneus, Miss Mustard Seed's Milk Paint, My House45 Comments

So, after reading all of the opinions I solicited about my family room, I wrote a post about my thoughts and plans.  The post turned into a rather disjointed mess-of-a-conversation with myself about the room and the direction I’m heading.  I went to sleep thinking about rugs and fabrics and paint colors and furniture arrangements.  I woke up this morning … Read More