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IF WALLS COULD TALK

IF WALLS COULD TALK

If walls could talk, the walls in McHenry County would have a lot to say.  The area is brimming wit…
Honey-Do list liaison

Honey-Do list liaison

Everyone has that nagging list of things they’d like to get done around the house. Fix the leaky faucet. Sort through the kids’ toys. Replac…
Real estate forecast

Real estate forecast

In 2016, real estate broker Jacqueline Lechner – and others like her – detected something in the housing market that had been missing for qu…

Looking for TIMELESS STYLE?

Color trends in interior design are frequently fickle, quickly swinging from one side of the spectrum to the other.  But for once, forecaste…

Hassle-free home gyms

What’s your excuse? No time for the gym? Feel uncomfortable working out in front of other people? A…

Book Nook

November prompts a time to give thanks and express gratitude. I also see it as a time to give praise. Giving out compliments is an honest wa…
One-stop home shop

One-stop home shop

Decorating a home can be overwhelming. Whether it’s reimagining a living room or finding the right accents for a coffee table, the search fo…

Book Nook

Spring always stimulates conversation about reinvention and change, but I find myself to be more stimulated at the start of fall. 

Travel-savvy style

W hether your house has 10 bedrooms or your apartment is 800 square feet, home is a place where life and style come together. 
Book Nook

Book Nook

Is there anything better than summer reading? A warm breeze on your face as you quickly turn the pages of your favorite new book, a warm sum…
Adventure Awaits

Adventure Awaits

T he 2016 Kia Soul is packed with almost everything you need for your next big adventure. Offering more accessories than any other Kia, its…
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