DIY

So many things…

I feel sometimes like I should start every post with “Sorry it has been so long……” but I have decided I am not going to this time, I have been crazy busy and enjoying my summer and I honestly haven’t thought about blogging that much! I just got back from 4 weeks at my mother’s…

A bit of master bathroom renovation

So we have been redoing our master bedroom recently, and I wanted to make the master bathroom coordinate a bit. We got a new quilt from Pottery Barn that was the fabric inspiration for the bedroom, and I wanted to bring the colors into the bathroom a bit. Since Pottery Barn was not selling the…

This weekends work

So this weekend we finally dug out the grass from inside the path, so now we are ready to put in the flowers (by we I mostly mean Paul as far as the digging is concerned) but that will happen next weekend since around these parts it will be a 4 day weekend.  We also…

so busy……

I just spent the last 2 weeks running around on fumes. I had 2 major projects due for art classes, a major paper, and a test. Paul went out of town for a week to Germany, and I probably fed the kids toxic amounts of fast/pre-prepared foods. I didn’t know how trashed I was until…

the front porch

We are in the process of jazzing up the entry to our house, here is a before of our decking….. Paul power washed the deck, which really made a huge difference in how it looked, but not nearly as much as the stain did! And here is my hunny working on coat 2 of the…

The house – Laundry room redo

When we moved into this house it needed to be completely redone, it had been a foreclosure and everything was very builder’s grade and dirty. Paul deployed only about a week after we moved in, so a lot of the remodel was done while he was away and I was trying to fill my time!…

a long time no post

I haven’t posted anything in ages because Paul’s deployment kicked my butt, I always spent anytime I had online talking to him, so everything else sort of slipped to the side. I hope to start doing better again. Today we repaired the a/c on the Van; we were quoted $210 by the dealership but did…