Author Archives: geraldinestreet

About geraldinestreet

An English Rose in the prime of her life, living my dream. This is my journal where you can read about my passions, my obsessions, my inspirations, my hope, my journey

Our Trip to Northern Cyprus

We have been very fortunate this year to have traveled quite a  few places Las Vegas, New Jersey, New York, Anna Maria Island, Panama City Beach, New Orleans, The UK and Cyprus. On our recent trip via the UK to … Continue reading

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Inexpensive or Luxury.

Who says looking good has to be expensive? Are you a “Keep up with the Jones’s person”?, or maybe a bargain hunter? or somewhere in between? Personally, I love a bargain but I also have some pieces in my closet … Continue reading

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An Outdoor Project – A Pergola or An Arbor?

After lots of planning, choosing materials, revising our plans over again, the groundwork was in place ready to build our outdoor space. We chose materials from Home Depot, a few delays in supplying the materials. As I write this we … Continue reading

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The Next Outdoor Project. Part 1.

So what are we up to now at the Looker household. You may well ask! This time we needed help as this project was definitely out of our capabilities. We moved from the indoors to the outdoors. Our deck area … Continue reading

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Going Grey Gracefully?

Have you ever thought about going grey, but were overwhelmed about how to do it and look good in the process? Many women are going grey as a statement of independence and confidence. They are telling the world, “this is … Continue reading

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Home Improvements.

Home Improvements, Here we go again. Before we can really get to grips with our back garden, we must sort out the outside of our home. Having attracted an unwanted woodpecker, who obviously had eyes on drilling holes into our … Continue reading

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When Selling Your Home, What do you need to know?

When selling your home do you understand the needs of prospective buyers? Who is likely to buy your house? Is it going to appeal to an empty-nester, who want to downsize? or a first time buyer, a professional couple ready … Continue reading

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Selling Your Home? Before the For Sale Sign Goes Up, Here Are Some “Must Do’s”

Those of us who have moved house know how stressful it can be. Selling and buying another property simultaneously can push your stress levels literally through the roof. You maybe be contemplating a house move for a variety of reasons. … Continue reading

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A Home Stagers Toolbox.

A Home Stagers Toolbox. What Do I Have in My Tool Box? Being a Home Stager I keep a basic toolbox in my car 24/7. Why? Because you never know what you might come across or need when staging a … Continue reading

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Current Home Decor Colour Trends 2018

Interior Fashion – Home Décor There is no doubt that the fashion world and the catwalk influence home décor and design, from colour, prints, patterns and textures. Each season there is something that translates from the clothes rails of London, … Continue reading

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