Happy Thanksgiving!

This will be short and sweet. Scott and I have so much to be thankful for, this year. We are hopefully moving in to The House on High Street on December 3rd, and so we are thankful to start 2015 all settled in our home. I haven’t been posting as much, lately, because we’ve been working on finishing all last minute …

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Happy Holidays – Save Time & Money on these FIVE Things!

I got to tell ya, the Holidays can be stressful for someone like me, and I do NOT have kids nor a career these days. So, I can certainly understand how easy it is to feel overwhelmed and sometimes even a little resentful that they come and go so quickly. Actually, Scott and I celebrate Christmas and Hannukah, so technically …

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The Countertops Have Arrived!

Last week was super busy! Scott and I worked, together, at the house every day. The sunroom was dressed with trim and crown molding. The kitchen and master bedroom got countertops. And, yours truly (Scott and I) sanded trim before touch-up paint (which should occur this week). The Countertops It took months for me to decide on the right stone …

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10 Things to Anticipate During a Renovation Project

Well, it’s been almost 14 months since we purchased The House on High Street. Scott and I have spent the past 11 months supervising and assisting our hired helpers to make this house into a home. We are hoping to move in by December 2014, but before we do, I wanted to share a few lessons that we’ve learned along the way. Most likely …

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Fixing Trim

On Saturday, Scott and I spent a full day fixing the trim at The House on High Street. We realized after the house was painted that although the walls looked outstanding, and the trim looked “good”, that we could do a little better. The painters went over nails, and disregarded holes. Overall, they did not do a great job in …

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Sneakers, Paint, Boxes, and Bruises…

This week, Scott went away on business for two days, and I so I filled in for him at The House on High Street. Ok, it’s not like I did anything major, and Scott was only gone for two days. Still, I helped keep things moooooving along at the house. I started setting up my sewing room, completed a furniture project, …

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Cabinet Installation – Day One

Earlier this week, the lower cabinets and island were installed in Rachel Maria’s Kitchen at The House on High Street. This is the FIRST time a kitchen has ever been installed into the house, itself. (The kitchen used to be in the addition, that is now the sun room.) First off, I am thrilled to share my feelings about our …

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Restored Doors

The next several posts for The House on High Street will be short and sweet.  Things will be moving VERY FAST, as we are hoping to be in the house by Thanksgiving. (Which probably means Hanukkah or Christmas.) I’ll also be posting videos on the updated LE Woman YouTube Channel, so please remember to subscribe to both the LE Woman …

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5 TIPS before your next Furniture Purchase!

If you’ve been to a furniture store lately, you’ll most likely agree that prices are outrageous! Don’t expect to spend any less than $1,500 for a good quality recliner; or at least $2,500 for an arm chair and ottoman. And, unless you want to sacrifice quality for an inexpensive piece, don’t anticipate being completely satisfied with retail costs. I’ve recently …

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b. good

Attention LE Woman fans! LE Woman is hosting a Give Away for a $25 Gift Certificate to B. Good Restaurant in Marlton, NJ. The contest begins on Friday 4/10/2016 and ends at 12:00pm on Sunday, 4/19/2016. Good Luck! Contestants need to do TWO Things for their first chance of entry. Like the status of this announcement (on the Facebook post …

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