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Meet Greg From modbox And The Retro Mailbox Of Your Dreams!

Meet Greg From modbox And The Retro Mailbox Of Your Dreams!

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I have to tell you guys, I am really, really excited about this post! The wonderful and fabulous Greg from modbox is our new sponsor this month, and I am so thrilled. I have to tell you that Greg’s retro mailbox has been one of my most-coveted items of the…

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ranch Charmer in Campbell, CA

Won’t You Be My Neighbor – Ranch Charmer in Campbell, CA

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  By Eartha Kitsch   This week’s home is a gleaming time capsule rancher.  It’s super sweet with original kitchen, pink bath, beautiful hardwoods and lots of great windows. Check out this curb appeal!   This home is located at 1238 Robway Avenue in Campbell, California. It has 4 bedrooms,…

Flowers, Flamingos and a Pinterest-Inspired Vertical Pallet Garden

Flowers, Flamingos and a Pinterest-Inspired Vertical Pallet Garden

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By RetroRuth Whoa. Put your hand up if you gardened this weekend! Tom and I were busy in our enormous, enormous yard. Seriously, it’s huge. This is only a small part of it. Thankfully, the bed in the far, far back on the left belongs to our neighbors. Otherwise, I…

Mid-Century Architecture Pinspiration –or- What I’ve Been Staring At All Week On Pinterest

Mid-Century Architecture Pinspiration –or- What I’ve Been Staring At All Week On Pinterest

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It’s time to check out some fun mid-century architecture and pretty pretty MCM curb appeal. I’ve been kinda going crazy over some of this stuff on Pinterest, so I thought I would share a bit of the crazy with you guys! First up, the exterior of one of the wondrous…

Decorative Concrete Blocks

Decorative Concrete Blocks

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By RetroRuth Wow.  That was some Super Bowl Game, huh?  Those guys, they really beat those other guys.  All that running. All that Spandex. All that…sweat. Yeah. That sure was football. Yep. Yeppity, yeppity, yep. Yep. *Sigh* Yep. I didn’t watch the game. Instead, I scanned these great concrete block…

Inappropriate Updating Isn’t A New Thing–1950’s Homes Given The 1970’s Treatment

Inappropriate Updating Isn’t A New Thing–1950’s Homes Given The 1970’s Treatment

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By RetroRuth So, I know on this blog we post a lot of horrible “flips” and demos of MCM houses, and then all huddle together and cry about it. *Sniff* And it truly is a sad, sad thing. But in no way is the “updating and demo” attitude of current…

1950’s Neighborhood In Bethesda, MD

1950’s Neighborhood In Bethesda, MD

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By RetroRuth Happy Monday, All!  I have a fun little post for you today.  When visiting our brothers and sisters this October, we got to see some really cute mid-century on the East Coast.  This post comes from Tom’s sister’s neighborhood in Bethesda.  While not MCM, these houses were built…

Jason’s MCM Photos from Albuquerque,NM

Jason’s MCM Photos from Albuquerque,NM

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By RetroRuth I am interrupting our regularly scheduled programming to bring you: Houses!!! Lots of houses!  Lots and lots of houses! These house pictures were sent in by Jason from Albequerque, NM.  Jason writes: Hi Ruth, Love the blog. My wife and I moved to Albuquerque, NM about a year…