This Week at the Shop!

Mr. Wonderful and I ran away from home, Monday morning and headed for the hills.  In my never-ending attempt to maintain balance in our lives, it was time for a get away. (Sunrise photo, compliments of Bob, who is the early riser, in the group!) We’ll be heading back this evening, to miss the snow…

Make Plans to Join our Holiday Market and Anniversary Sale!

Two Days to Celebrate the Season and Save! Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 5th & 6th! Jingle and Mingle! HELLO, GOOD PEOPLE, It’s been a while, since we’ve talked. We have a lot of catching up to do! Like it or not, Christmas, Hanukkah, or which ever holiday you celebrate, will be here in just about…

This week, at the shop.

Greetings, lovebirds!, This small scale antique buffet was updated recently, with Amy Howard’s One Step Paint, in a wonderful color called Brook’s Grey. Yeah, I know that it doesn’t look grey at all, so don’t shoot the messenger.  Great color, though, with a black glaze on top. By the way, the cow hide rug is…

What’s New at The Treasured Home!

   Greetings!  I hope that this beautiful fall day finds you well!   While new treasures seem to arrive daily, our focus right now is finding fun new pieces to make your holiday home extra gorgeous.  They’ll make their debut, in time for our Vintage Holiday Market, Sunday November 1st! Having vendors at the shop…

Our First Christmas, on Hurricane Bay

As they say, Home is where the heart is. This was our first Christmas, celebrated in the home we’re restoring on Lake Tahoe. If you’re looking for beautifully finished rooms, this is not the place! Not one room is finished, but we relished the chance to spend time with our son and daughter. We sat…

“Creatively Christmas” coming to The Treasured Home

If you love a beautifully decorated home for the holidays, blogger Jen Rizzo has created a collaborated book, called Creatively Christmas, featuring beautifully decorated homes. It includes a CD, with tons of crafty tutorials, that you can use to decorate your own home! The book will be available in the shop in about a week,…

Merry Christmas! The class calendar is on line!

After Christmas Sale!

Sip & Shop at The Treasured Home

Hello to my local friends and all of you with personal jets! What?! No jet?  Well, don’t fret. You’re not alone! On the 8th day of Christmas, we”ll be spreading some much deserved holiday cheer, at The Treasured Home! Wednesday, December 18th From 5 – 8 p.m. 9906 Fair Oaks Blvd., F.O. (Next door to…

Jesuit High School’s Christmas Tree Lane

I’ve been rock in’ round the clock lately, getting ready for Christmas Tree Lane at the Red Lion’s Woodlake Inn, tonight and tomorrow, from 8 am until 3! While this is a major fundraiser for the school, you don’t have to have a ticket to check out the Christmas market. I still have some tweeting…

My best all-time estate sale find!

Trust me. I have many more experiences, of finding and purchasing items at estate sales, that I should never have purchased, but did. But on this particular day, about a year ago, I found this French confit pot, and the seller didn’t know what it was. Hark! Normally, if you looked on eBay or in…

News from The Treasured Home

Ho, ho, ho! Debbie, Patti and I spent the day tagging Christmas ornaments for the shop. It felt like there were about 5000 of them! By the time this photo was taken, I was ready to call it a day! A bird in the hair is worth two in the bush! Yes, I love this…