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Did I mention we’re remodeling the kids’ bathroom while we renovate the kitchen? Crazy? Yes, but when you see the before photos, you’ll know why we HAD to bite the bullet and just do it. I’m beyond elated because our WHITE tub has arrived. It’s a standard ol’ tub. No jets. No bells. No whistles. […]

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*Photos courtesy of their respective owners It’s December and holiday shopping is in full swing. My favorite thing about the holidays is finding unexpectedly delightful gifts for family and friends. I manage to stay out of the big box stores and websites by buying from local artisans and businesses. Here are a handful of my […]

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This weekend is going to be cold and snowy. Perfect shopping weather. Reno’s local Etsy team, the Handmade Hustlers, will be hosting a craft fair at the Lake Mansion in downtown Reno. It will be warm, dry and a perfect place to get a jump start on your holiday shopping. Thank you to Bean Paulson […]

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A local Reno couple has created an outstanding and much needed Etsy application that will make your holiday shopping (and wishing) infinitely easier. If you aren’t familiar with Etsy, it’s a shopping oasis for handmade, vintage and indie goods created and curated by artisans worldwide. I do most of my gift shopping through Etsy. It’s a […]

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As I write this, a booming city of 50,000 is thriving in the Black Rock Desert north of Reno. Burning Man, an annual, participant driven arts and culture festival comes alive for one week every September, then its citizens vanish, leaving no trace. I have never been, but have heard many tales told by family […]

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