This little ol' blog celebrated its one-year anniversary last month! A lot has changed for our family over the course of the year and I have been remiss in updating you guys on all the juicy details. Assuming you want to know...here are the highlights: I left my 12+ year career in the financial . . .
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 . . .
Hello, friends! I really need to plan better so that I'm not trying to write blog posts during Top Chef. Are you guys watching?? I'm loving this season...it's SO good. But I digress...now, let's get down to business. You might remember that we renovated our master bath from posts such as this one. . . .
Last week, I posted Part 1 of "Furnishing a Small Apartment". In case you missed it (it was a cliff-hanger!), the executive summary is this: our new tenant (Kelsey) asked for my input on layout and furniture for the small, somewhat awkward, space (if you want more info on our English basement . . .
It took me a while to pull this post together this week, as I have been *slightly* distracted...but here it is and just in time for those of you who might need a break from all the political posts in your news feed. It also happens to be Veteran's Day, so I would like to extend my thanks to those of . . .