Mary Glen I've been in Somerville since 2004.
I was lucky enough to secure a consultation with artist, decorator and good friend Manya Goldstein, of Bellefontaine, PA.
Manya talked me into window treatments and I have to admit they really do make a difference. I love the table by the window with a nice view of the house across the street.
A day bed
gives me room for visitors, and storage for papers underneath for now. The
handsomest mirror I have was a present from Manya [next to lamp on bookcase].
Study My desk is by the only phone jack -- I really like the way it works. The desk can be cleared off and used as a buffet table.
suggested the coat rack. I'm still looking for ways to increase storage
space. Trying to get rid of some possessions has also occurred to me.
some pictures, playbills and prints. I'm still working on my
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Facebook fan page
Kitchen The galley kitchen has surprisingly capacious
cupboards. I painted one wall Aegean blue, and replaced cupboard knobs.
and added mirror tiles, which makes the kitchen look a little bigger.
Bathroom The "stained glass" is vinyl.
have my great-grandmother's spool bed that I had in Florida.
My friend Saul added built-in bookcases.
I've ended up with more mirrors than ever. Manu thanks to Moving Maven Sue Richardson's decorating advice.
has become a great interest.
Daffodils Evening primrose & lilac Snow on the mountain and rhubarb Boltonia & morning glories Iris & azalea Iris
Iris sweet woodruff astilbe Lavender herbs Rhododendron heuchera Rose campion Rose spirea lilly Weigela
Rose of Sharon Lilac May 2011 Viburnum Tulip and iris Azalea and Sweet woodruff
Last revised Jan 2018 Need to take some new photos.