Category Archives: Rugs

Not just for the Floor!

Christmas Cleaning

It’s coming on Christmas They’re cutting down trees, they’re putting up reindeer & and singing songs of joy and peace……. where’s that river when I need one? (Thanks Joni Mitchell )   That’s right, it’s finally time for The Umteenth … Continue reading






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Crunchy Brown Carpet

Earlier this spring my back yard was this. Now, after three weeks of 25 mile per hour, dry, hot wind, it is this: Our life has becomeĀ  a brown, pointy, tacky, collection of clover burrs. They are everywhere. On the … Continue reading






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Lovely Green Carpet

What a difference a year makes. Last year at this time there was nothing out there. And when I say nothing I don’t mean a sparse green lawn, I mean a dirt lawn. Of course no dirt lawn would be … Continue reading






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Not just for the floor!

Rugs They come in many beautiful and horrible designs and colors. There’s nothing quite like the warm welcoming look and feel of a pretty rug in the den. The right rug can take a boring mundane room to new heights … Continue reading






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When Do You Know?

When do you know it’s time to retire or Repurpose! that bathroom rug? Maybe when the nap is matted and has lost its’ sheen. Or when you are ready to change color schemes in the bath. Perhaps it’s when the … Continue reading






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