Nurturing Your Space

Removing Sticky Labels

This month’s half-price Goodwill sale was particularly good. If you haven’t discovered this sale, you need to check it out.Removing Sticky labels Goodwill can sometimes get a bad rap. It’s easy to think of it as just a bunch of old stuff that someone didn’t want anymore, and really, it is. But, as the wise old saying goes, one woman’s trash is another woman’s treasure. Typically the first Saturday of the month is the half-price sale, and this is when Goodwill puts out all of its treasures. Here are some helpful hints: go to the largest  location, go early, and don’t shop too fast; the best finds are usually hidden. (more…)

Tip to Help Hang Pictures Straight

My walls are quite stark. This isn’t because I take a minimalist approach to decorating. Rather, it’s because I have little
patience with myself when it comes to measuring and measuring again to get it right the second or third or fourth time. You see, I have a one-sided war with those little triangular doohickeys on the back of frames—especially when there are two. (more…)