Happy Halloween!


Hi Friends!  Happy Friday and Happy Halloween! We are very excited that TODAY is Halloween.  Very excited, indeed.  The boys both have Halloween parties at school and, of course, we’ll be trick or treating in the harbor this afternoon, and then around our neighborhood tonight. I thought I’d share a few photos of our “spooky” decor….

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Scituate Stroll

Scituate Harbor Welcome Sign

Many of you have asked to see more of our seaside town here in Scituate. For all those who wonder how to pronounce the name of my town it is: sit-u-it.  It is a native american word meaning: cold brook.  Our town was founded in 1627 by people from Plymouth (originally from Kent, England, and…

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Guest Room Inspiration

Finding Silver Pennies Shabby Chic Guest Room Inspiration

We’ve started working on the guest room (insert sounds of great cheers and applause). This is how our guest room currently looks:   The walls appear periwinkle in these photos but they are actually a vibrant, almost electric blue.  This makes sense as it used to be a little boy’s bedroom and he LOVED super…

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Restoration Hardware Inspired Coffee Table (Before & After)

Chesterfield and RH Inspired Coffee Table

Well, I know I’ve been talking about painting my coffee table for quite awhile.  Actually, a whole year and three months. Guess what?!?  I finally did it!!!  Hooray.  This is my Restoration Hardware inspired coffee table: I’m calling this table “Benedict” I just think it suits him, don’t you?!? Anyway, getting back to what took…

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