It's that time of year! The time of year when I have waaaay too many presents mailed home and the boxes pile up and a very stressful way. I've learned that one thing that calms me down when the days get shorter and the holiday to-do list seems never ending is to listen to holiday … Continue reading These are a few of my favorite things…
Hi guys and gals! It's been some time... and the driveway was finished months ago! I admit, I've drifted. This blog was fun for so long. And then something changed. I didn't like the content - much of it felt forced and I felt like I had to post. And then folks at my office … Continue reading A Gravel Ending
Leave it to my husband to "need a project to keep [him] busy" during our Cape Cod vacation week.... We arrived last week to find a bunch of dumped cobblestones that, despite being about 20 pounds each, were quickly stacked into a pile. And the excitement began! Our driveway at the house was nothing more than a patchy … Continue reading The New Driveway (Almost Complete)
Now that the basement construction is coming together it's time for me to get my decorating on. As I mentioned before (here) I'm decorating around the big manly monster couch in this room. I tried resisting. I tried complaining. It go me nowhere and problem even lost me a foot rub or two. Boo. Plan … Continue reading A Shopping Cart Full of Pillows
It's been so long since I've talked about the basement, you probably forgot we had one. One very ugly finished basement with suede painted walls in a color that resembled... ok, I won't go there.. but you can catch up here. The spare room in the basement has been finished for a few weeks. HHH … Continue reading One down! And one to go!
Wowee! It's been almost a full year since I've posted. Trust me, we have not been light on projects. But, I've been lazy in documenting everything. It took these two slipcovers to make me feel like I needed to share again..... And the lesson here? Never try to make your own slipcovers! Ha. No, they … Continue reading The Tale of Two Slipcovers
I am still alive. This winter has made me want to hibernate. I've been useless around the house other than for cleaning at the end of the weekend when I have no more time left to procrastinate. And I have not been in the mood to share. It's been snowy. The basement is a mess. The … Continue reading A February Update