White Christmas by Tricia Foley

October 28, 2010

I usually don’t go all out with Christmas decorations at my house. I put up a tree, of course, but that’s about it. This year, however, I want to try to do a bit more. I’m not about to go overboard and litter my roof and yard with mechanical snowmen and reindeer, though. I want […]


Home Theater Design by Krissy Rushing

October 27, 2010

I was browsing through Amazon.com just now and Home Theater Design by Krissy Rushing caught my attention. I started checking out some of the pictures inside and was just blown away by all the amazing media room setups highlighted in the book! I am practically drooling with envy over some of the entertainment centers, home […]


Kitchens: A Sunset Design Guide

October 23, 2010

I’m thinking about redoing the kitchen, so I’ve been checking around for a few books for inspiration. This Sunset Design Guide looks pretty promising. What I especially like about it is that it’s written by experts and it has charts that tell you which materials or features to choose based on your particular budget. Got […]


Bathroom Decorating Ideas

September 7, 2009

My bathroom is an utter embarrassment. It is so plain and boring that I get tired of looking at it every day. I really want to spruce it up a bit, so that’s why I’m thinking of ordering a bathroom decorating book. I’m not all that big into DIY, so I’m not planning on renovating […]


Wiring and Lighting

March 7, 2009

We have boxes and boxes of books in our basement because we don’t have enough shelf space for them upstairs. Most of the titles stored away are do-it-yourself books that my husband Jerry has bought from time to time since he likes to tinker with things around the house. Sometimes it’s fun to root around […]