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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

Always Another Project – Back to the Outdoors. Part 1

Garden Project Phase 1 Spring has definitely sprung! Its time to “Get Stuck In,” literally. Which means in effect that we have some hard work to do. do as all the rain, sunshine and pollen have certainly made an impact, … Continue reading

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How to get that Glam Look by adding Metallics to a Room

Are you ready to get that Glam Look into you home by adding Metallics. The beauty of metallics is that you can mix and match different metals, it doesn’t have to be “Matchy, Matchy.” So don’t be afraid. Challenge your … Continue reading

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Spring time Blooms and Gardens

Oh how I cant wait to see some colour in our garden, if only it would stop raining! Rain, rain go away, lets see something of that glowing yellow ball in the sky.Wet and damp conditions are demoralizing. Outdoor temperatures … Continue reading

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Spring Time – Planning – Outdoor Dining

I guess we shouldn’t complain about the weather, but, being English it seems to be a favourite pastime. It has been a bizarre winter here in Georgia. No snow – thankfully, no dangerous icy roads to contend with. Although we … Continue reading

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Redefining a Bonus Room – Office Space

I dont know about you but I can not work in clutter, no matter what room it is. My office space is a bonus room over the garage, its quite a quirky layout. It was one of the reasons we … Continue reading

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Summer Holiday Shopping

Its January and the weather here looks beautiful. Blue skies, wispy white clouds and the sun is shining. But, don’t be deceived as the overnight temperatures here fell to 20 degrees Fahrenheit! The highest it will climb to is in … Continue reading

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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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