The Pantry Project

Kortney WilsonHome Decor, Kortney's Blog, Life Style

Why? Because it breeds clutter. It’s like the minute you close it up, it becomes a junk room. When we renovated the home we are in now, I came into the house one day and they had framed and hung the door on the pantry. I grabbed a drill and took it off and asked them to case the opening … Read More

Kort’s Closet Staples – My Top 10

Kortney WilsonBeauty Tips, Clothes, Kortney's Blog

I don’t have elaborate piercings or tattoos but I do have a lot of clothes. That’s one of the many ways I express myself. I don’t really have expensive taste (except for the occasional splurge on shoes or a fantastic coat) and I’ve always appreciated mixing a great pair of shoes with an outfit I found on the clearance rack. … Read More

Kortney’s Skin Prep

Kerry VaughanBeauty How To, Beauty Tips, Kortney's Blog1 Comment

Skin Prep for Make up All makeup that you see, on TV, film, fashion shows, and in magazines, all start the same. With skin prep. It’s the foundation for everything you are about to apply to your face. When you work in film and television, it is probably the most important thing that you do. Especially since the invention of … Read More

Removing Stains from Marble Counter Tops

Kortney WilsonKortney's Blog, Tips and Tricks2 Comments

When life gives you lemons. . . DON’T PUT THEM ON YOUR MARBLE! Whenever we install marble in a house, we must sign an extra disclaimer stating that we are aware that citrus juice (among other things) will stain and dull the marble countertops. Yes, yes, I know, but they look SO GOOD! We have a guest house in our … Read More

Kort’s Spaghetti Sauce

Kortney WilsonFood, Kortney's BlogLeave a Comment

I learned to cook by following recipes but somewhere between all the time in the world to explore recipes and 3 kids and soccer practice, I learned a few tricks to a fast and healthy meal that works for our family. My spaghetti sauce is one of those things. The kids (and Dave) love it and our guests have been … Read More

The Dreadful Storage Closet

Kortney WilsonKortney's Blog, OrganizationalLeave a Comment

AirBNB’s and guest houses are a popular thing where we live. Everyone is trying to convert a garage into an opportunity to offset the cost of living in the city, so it was approved by the city in a heartbeat. We popped the roof off the garage and went up and over. But the minute that we popped that roof … Read More