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New Grout AND A New Toilet in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

New Grout AND A New Toilet in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Sixteen in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are still in the bathroom….cleaning the grout this time! This bathroom is the ONLY bathroom in the condo so we knew we had to get it “right”! Looking back at my pictures I’ll just bet that Mom was terrified when we first started…

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post Twelve in the ‘Time Capsule Condo’ series and we are working in the kitchen! I am still amazed at how well Mom’s cabinets turned out after the cleaning and conditioning……they STILL look good after all of this time too!  By Sara In AZ So y’all, we need to do some…

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo – Thursday Retro Rewind

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Post four in the ‘Time Caspule Condo’ series and we are onto prepping for the paint! I can honestly say that I DON”T miss my old best friends the spackle and the caulking….though I had to get reacquainted with them in a BIG way when we bought our very own time…

Some Cleaning Tips For Vintage Pyrex

Some Cleaning Tips For Vintage Pyrex

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by Andrea   With the popularity of vintage Pyrex growing as a collectible, I am sure a lot of us have come across pieces that looked like they’ve seen better days.  I’ve got a couple of dos and don’ts for you to help you rescue some of the pieces that…

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Cleaning and Polishing the Terrazzo Floors

Mike and Sara Rehab a 60s Retro Ranch : Cleaning and Polishing the Terrazzo Floors

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By Sara In AZ What was the very, very first thing I saw the first time we ever toured the ranch? It was this…….the beautiful terrazzo flooring in the entry. I was speechless to say the least…..and our agent (who had arrived before us to tour the home) said she…

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo

Kitchen Clean Up Duty in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo

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By Sara In AZ   So y’all, we need to do some serious cleaning in the kitchen this week. Does anyone want to come over and help me??? You can see we still have a disaster on our hands. First off, Mike had to replace each and every water shut-off…

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo

Prepping For Paint in Mom’s 1950s Time Capsule Condo

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By Sara In AZ I’ll just bet y’all were hoping for ALL of the “after” condo renovations photos this week, weren’t you??? hee! Well you know what, y’all are just going to have to live through all of the pain and thrills and highs and lows with me. This renovation…