The New Look of Laminate

Don’t know who’s more excited about this trend–Mom or me. Mom’s been into laminate since the Sixties when our kitchen, like others on the block, got outfitted with a groovy laminate countertop. And although I could always see why she loved its durability and easy-care, I stayed somewhat less than impressed with laminate’s suburban mom styling. Continue reading

Eco Style for Earth Day and Beyond

Since its debut in 1970, Earth Day has grown into an international celebration now observed in 140 nations with street fairs, exhibits and media events that focus on the environment and how to better care for it.  Always held on April 22, this is a day to take a step to make the planet better.  Continue reading