Plan B- Lifestyle. Again.

We have all heard that everyone has their own Plan B.  I don’t know about you but my Plan B changes and evolves, starts and stops, and shows back up when I need it too. Sometimes it takes a minute or a day, weeks, months and yes even years, but my Plan B is there … Continue reading

Taste & Paint- Plan B -Lifestyle

Getting ready for my Taste & Paint class tonight at The Saratoga Winery, in Saratoga Springs, New York.  Taste & Paint is a popular event in this area and what my class entails is simple.  Getting together with friends at a local restaurant/tavern/winery and learning how to paint wine glasses, while tasting wine or other … Continue reading

Originally posted on Eye on Housing:
Among the most common tax and housing policy questions we field here at NAHB is whether a 3.8% sales tax will hit home sales in 2013. The answer is no. Unfortunately, we’ve been tracking a set of emails that falsely claim that the 2010 health care reform legislation (which…


Hi Everyone!   As today is a really cool dreary day here in Upstate New York, I feel like I need some color in my life. Anyway, my Mother told me on rainy days you should always try to wear yellow.  It will brighten someones day.  This really works I’ve done it and always get … Continue reading

One Day at a Time

One Day at a Time

Ok so it’s been a while since I posted.  I’ve been really busy trying to get organized and ready to open my shop.  No, still not open!  Hopefully will be ready this weekend.  As one of my girlfriends always says “Life just got in the way”. It’s not like I haven’t been doing anything.  In … Continue reading


Another day of rain here in Upstate New York.  Gives me a great opportunity to CLEAR OUT THE CLUTTER.  As a professional home stager, clutter is the first most important thing to tackle when you list your home for sale. Not just the personal photos of you and your kids, and pets and travel. (although … Continue reading

Mother’s Day wipeout.

yeeeeeeeez!  I don’t know about you, but yesterday (Mother’s Day) seemed like Christmas to me.  Not only did my wonderful children and grandson get me many great gifts, it was like a marathon. First thing in the morning, my boyfriend gets up to go to a brunch with his family for his Mom.  I was … Continue reading

It’s a new day!!

Hi All! First I guess I should introduce myself.  My name is Gail.  I am an EARLY 50ish woman with two grown children and a grandchild.  I live in a teeny town in Upstate New York. I’ve been divorced for 6 wonderful years. I have had hundreds of jobs (not a stretch) no career.  I … Continue reading