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They Just Don’t Make ’em

They Just Don’t Make ’em

…Like They Used to! Before Mike and I moved to Ohio we owned a 1926 three story all brick foursquare in the historic neighborhood of Buffalo known as Park Meadow- the home of the 1901 Pan American Exposition. The original showcase of modern electricity!  And sadly,  the very place President McKinley was assassinated.   The rich history of … Continue reading

Curtain Quest

Curtain Quest

I have spent, I don’t know… DOZENS of hours trying to find curtains for our living room. They needed to be at least 96″ long for two windows: one 120 inches wide, one more standard, like 30″ wide. I wanted a really full look which would mean many panels = expensive. (Left, previous owners curtains) I started with local shops … Continue reading