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Category Archives: Bathroom
My most recent decor-related obsession has been decorative trays. Months and months ago I had made this one from an old picture frame and some scrap fabric. It was a great way to complete the look in the dining room. … Continue reading
It’s hard to even picture what our bathroom looked like before. And harder still, because I don’t think I ever took a before picture! It wasn’t a space that we really cared to remember. This is it now, though, in … Continue reading
The first part of the bathroom project that was completed was my closet. Finally!! No more clothes rack in front of the window blocking the light. No more cringe of fear when I walked up the stairs that the rack … Continue reading
While I was building my window table, Tony was tiling the floor in the master bath. You may remember what a great job he did on the walls!> Tiling is a tremendous amount of work, and Tony did the whole … Continue reading
In November Tony began tearing down walls in and around our master bath. I think this is probably the state it was in last you saw it. At that point, the floor was two different heights, and we were using … Continue reading
All our prep work over the previous weeks (see here if you missed that) allowed us to nearly complete this 1/2 bathroom remodel in just one long weekend (Thank you Snow Day!) Most of the prep work was Tony’s realm: … Continue reading
I mentioned not too long ago that our half bath/laundry room went unexpectedly out of commission when a simple toilet switch-a-roo resulted in a disintegrated floor. Remember that? Well, progress has been made, my friends, and boy is she beautiful! … Continue reading
I’ve been searching around for one of those mason jar lotion dispensers. When I couldn’t find one at a price I deemed reasonable, my infinite cheapness kicked in and I started looking into making my own. Cutting that hole in … Continue reading
build things, of course! Last weekend Tony and his brother drove up to South Dakota to say goodbye to a dear friend. Thankfully, we’ve now learned that Grandma Hocket is not in fact dying, and her grim prognosis from the … Continue reading