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Photo: Summer afternoon via #instagram

Previously in my Instagram Photos… See all my photos on Flickr Related Posts: Photo: Afternoon stop at Ikea while boy and his girl see a movie #simplepleasures via #instagram Photo: Afternoon Coffee via Instagram Photo: Merry-go-round via Instagram Photo: Nasturtium … Continue reading

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Book: Cottages by the Sea, The Handmade Homes of Carmel, America’s First Artist Community

Cottages by the Sea, The Handmade Homes of Carmel, America’s First Artist Community Whether you have ever visited Carmel or not, this book is a wonderful introduction into its architectural and historical treasures or a way of bringing a bit of … Continue reading

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116 of My Favorite Things for December 2013 – Douglas E. Welch

  As always, let me know what types of interesting items you would like to see and I will keep an eye out for them especially. — Douglas Get new shared links as I find them via my social media … Continue reading

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Gift Guide 2013: Cuisinart CHW-12 Programmable Coffeemaker, Steel/Black, 12-Cup

Update: It has been 6 months now with this coffee maker and it is still going strong. It does almost exactly what we need for our family and I find that I am making pour over coffee using the hot … Continue reading

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Product: My New Coffee Pot (and tea, too!) – Cuisinart CHW-12 Coffee Plus

We have had a combination coffee pot and steam espresso maker for quite a while now. In fact, it has been brought back into everyday use 3 times now, when other pots failed to last very long. Today, though, I … Continue reading

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Home: Delightful painted wall cabinet

I came across this lovely cabinet at one of my client’s today and had to grab a picture. Something I’ll keep for future inspiration and reference. Source: Uploaded by user via Douglas on Pinterest Related Posts: Home-Made Toys for Boys … Continue reading

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Fire hydrant Fountain in Encino today

Looks like someone clipped a fire hydrant today in Encino. I was driving by around 1045 this morning and traffic was all screwed up. I soon saw why. Related Posts: Free Youth and Junior cycle Training at the Encino Velodrome … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things – August 2012

Here are my favorite shared items for August 2012. Please let me know in the comments if you find any of the particularly useful. I’ll keep my eye open for similar items — Douglas Technology / Eve Trains You to … Continue reading

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DIY: Make an inventive Dry Erase board from old picture/poster frame

Here are a couple examples of how to make your own dry eraser message board using and old picture or poster frame and any sort of light colored backing. I especially like this one with its use of muslin as … Continue reading

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Amazing bookshelf in office dome

I came across this post from inthralld and this amazing home office library that uses a dome to house the bookshelves. I am sure some of use dream of a home library and office, but seeing something like this takes … Continue reading

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