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Category Archives: Decor
Here we are on January 15th, 2017. I’ve just now, finally, taken down all the holiday decorations (thank you, 4-day weekend) and begun to reflect on the last year. For our little family 2016 was expensive (new water line, HVAC, … Continue reading
I hope you are having a joyous holiday season! EO is enjoying his fourth straight day of Christmas celebrations- that’s a lot of paper to try and eat! It hasn’t been all elves and mistletoe around here though. I’ve had … Continue reading
Lamp Shades, that is! I’ve had this lamp in our front hall for ages. I love its height and detail, and I initially loved the beaded shade as well, but now it doesn’t quite match the room. I’ve tried replacing … Continue reading
Fall has certainly been in the air recently! The temps have cooled (for a few days at least) and the Fall Festivals have begun, so it was time to pull out the fall decor. I like to do a new … Continue reading
I know I’ve been MIA for awhile, but THIS was happening! And, not to mention, all this too! Anyway, school started, Tony went back to work, and I got to start maternity leave! On the first full day of … Continue reading
A few years ago I was driving to my parents’ house, and one of their neighbors had a bunch of old windows out at the end of their driveway. Jackpot! Mom and I hopped in her SUV and went back … Continue reading
I am loving my time with little EO! What a privilege it is to watch him grow and grow! Tony’s having a good time too. Here’s father and son reading poetry. And we were finally able to snap our first … Continue reading
Happy Flag Day! In honor of this patriotic holiday, I put together a very quick little project – a patriotic wreath. A burlap wreath is truly one of the easiest projects to put together. It requires just a few … Continue reading
I may have mentioned before that I wanted new countertops in our kitchen. It really wasn’t a necessity. Our existing countertops did a nice job of holding things. I hated them, so I didn’t mind using the crap out … Continue reading