Author Archives: geraldinestreet

About geraldinestreet

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

Window Dressing

Who would have thought that choosing blinds/shades would be so difficult? After recently redecorating our sitting room, all that is left to do is to choose a style that we both can agree on for the windows. Seems simple enough? … Continue reading

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Closet Tidy Up – Purge

Why are the closets in the majority of houses too small? Are the builders short of space or are they trying to control our shopping habits? Either way its not one size fits all! Generally, there is at least one … Continue reading

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Staging a Home Versus Listing A Vacant Home

When you are contemplating selling your home for sale, how important is it that you market it properly and present it in the best possible light? Selling or buying a house is by far the most expensive transaction you will … Continue reading

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The Year Ahead 2020, Ambitions, Goals, Enjoyment!

Almost half way through January 2020. Where did that go? Do you make New Years Resolutions? Have goals? Do you live one day at a time? Maybe a little of all the above. One thing that I really think helped … Continue reading

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Wrap Up for Autumn? Wardrobe Essentials

The temperatures have cooled down after a long hot summer. Time to look at your wardrobe for the Autumn/Fall/Winter I have a few things that will be making an appearance again this season, however, I cant resist adding a few … Continue reading

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Hola! Reminiscing – Lopesan BAOBAB Resort Gran Canaria

Our son found this resort for a family holiday, celebrating our daughter-in-laws 40th birthday and our granddaughters 2nd birthday. I have to say we really didn’t know what to expect and we were more than pleasantly surprised when we arrived … Continue reading

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A little light packing for The Summer Holidays?

Here we go again. Fitting a square peg into a round hole. Holiday packing, what to take and what not to take. Checked the weather and its scheduled to be hot. It comes to something when your facial products and … Continue reading

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Planning a Garden and Further Renovations

When we bought our current home, first sighting we fell in love with it. We could see the potential and we knew it would take time and money to turn it around. The house had been empty for over two … Continue reading

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A Week of Fashion and Sport – World Cup – Royal Ascot

What a week or more it has been. The Women’s World Cup is ongoing with wins for England and the USA, although not without controversy! Need I say more being English living in the USA, nail biting matches, superb football … Continue reading

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Visiting the UK. Wining, Dining and Shopping.

We returned to the UK to catch up with our family and friends and stocking up on a few essentials. Landing in Manchester then via train to Leeds to meet up with my husband who had traveled on ahead of … Continue reading

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