Thursday, July 21, 2016


When listing our previous home with a real estate agent, we chose to stage it ourselves. We did ask the agent if the staging was workable before putting the house on the market.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Electrical outlets in drawers

While building our new home, we only lived 10 minutes away. I was at the house almost every day, which can be both good and bad.

Bad? I had a great deal of investment in the outcome of the project, and it took more time than I possibly should have spent on it. Maybe that is not all bad. I am not sure.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Mrs. Whaley's garden

If I could return to an earlier time in the history of Charleston, it would probably be when Mrs. Whaley was tending her garden. A legend in the city, her garden was for invited guests only.