Tag Archives: Cultured Marble
My mother and dad built their dream home in the late 1960′s, and I so wish I could show you the innards: orange shag carpets, cathedral ceilings, flocked & poppy floral vinyl wallcovering (my mom was sooo psyched about that!) and cultured marble vanities. Mine were red with two shell-shaped sinks; we have a picture of Cassie getting bathed in one. My mom had one of the first carpeted kitchens in her group. I know, I just cannot imagine who the hell thought carpet was cool in the kitchen; I cannot even stand it in the bedroom now. And my mother’s Amana Radar range, one of the very first microwaves, is in storage.
Now here is a very useful trick: this home talks to you! Kind of like having Siri in your house 24/7. Whenever you open or close a main door, it tells you that you have opened or closed a door. No kidding! This can be very useful information if you, say, forget that you have opened or closed a door in the house. I can see it now: