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January 2017

Art + Culture Color Crush Interiors

Hiding in the “Shadow” – 2017 Benjamin Moore Color of the Year

Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year, Shadow 2117-30   “Shadow” has been crowned the 2017 Color of the Year by American paint company, Benjamin Moore & Company. A dramatic statement hue, this deep, rich shade of purple evokes an air of sophistication. Shadow can be used to make a room feel cozy.   I would recommend this splashing this color in a bedroom or living/entertaining area. The use of the color would also pair nicely with a neutral palette by…

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Dana's Musings


Barack Obama

Tonight I find myself laying on the floor with my laptop not unlike any other night. As I started to scroll through my social media, I started seeing more and more inauguration posts. And I guess, I’ve started to feel a little weepy… 8 years ago, on the eve of the 56th Presidential Inauguration, I was in a major arts and crafts session. There at my dining room table along with my friends in town for the festivities, we were…

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Cloud Nine

Cozy Comfort for Wintertime Snuggles

Winter is officially amongst us. While I’m not really a fan of cold weather, ice, snow, wind, etc., as an introvert I can appreciate any opportunity that allows me to stay inside and curl up on my sofa. Warm hot chocolate or tea, along with a good book or movie sounds like the perfect retreat on a cold day! However, no sofa snuggle day would be complete without a good comfyΒ blanket! Here are nine of cozy blankets that can not…

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