The HGTV Smart Home 2016 Part I and Serendipity

The HGTV Smart Home 2016 and Serendipity?

What does this magnificent home, that I had the great pleasure of touring,

have to do with serendipity?

Well, I will  explain it all at the end of this post.

In the meantime, enjoy the Part I of the tour of the great HGTV Smart Home 2016

located in Raleigh, North Carolina,  tucked into a quiet, charming neighborhood.

HGTV Smart Home 2016 Exterior with car

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Drab to Fab Makes it to HGTV!!!!

I was not going to post today….exhausted from my travels and personal commitments . .

HOWEVER . . . I got news today from a very special blog friend that I just have to “shout out”

Whitney and John from Drab to Fab Design are the cutest and most talented D.I.Y. couple . .

I have followed them and through our “talks” . . .

~ ~ we discovered that John’s aunt and uncle live down the street from me!


A couple of Christmases ago…they were here visiting their aunt and uncle . . .

~ ~ and they came for a visit.

Aren’t they a gorgeous couple…

Whitney and I talked about “decor” . . .

While John and my hubby talked about “construction”


Whitney and I . . .

So hop on over here and give them a visit and a huge congratulations!!!


They will be on a new show called, FLIPPING THE BLOCK

. .

I am so over the top happy for them…so very well deserved.

Isn’t it wonderful to be able to see the wonderful things that happen to fellow bloggers!!

Have a wonderful day!!!