Like most things in my life (especially since we've had a kid) I outsource. Like, a lot. So for most projects around my house, I hire a contractor. And I have learned SO MUCH from working with contractors over the years. There have been mistakes, but mostly it's just disappointment that the finished . . .
If you have been following along on the blog for a while now, I'd like to say a great big THANK YOU!! I am so very appreciative for your support over the last eleven months. You guys are really what keeps me going! If you go WAY back, you might remember this post, which I wrote back in September, . . .
When we moved into our house on the Hill, we loved that it had a fireplace even though it was nothing particularly special. Sadly, the mantel was not original and it had an unattractive (yet functional) electric insert. The whole thing just looked very 90s. There was little hope that we would ever . . .
We have big plans this weekend here at Sanabria headquarters. It's no exaggeration to say that we've been waiting for this weekend since January. It's the best because it's not sweltering hot yet in DC (but will be very soon) and the mosquitos are not out in full force (they will be). So we plan to . . .
Not to rub it in, but I feel compelled to tell you that I'm writing today from Lambertville, NJ, where Alberto and I are enjoying a mini getaway sans kiddo (she's staying with Grandmom - thanks, Mom!). It. Is. Awesome. We're staying at an AirBnB in New Hope, PA, and today we slept in until 8 . . .