Welcome!Thank you for checking out our blog! I started blogging during our 2 year stint in the British Virgin Islands and found I really enjoy journaling in this way. Now that we've purchased a 125 year old home, we are embarking upon a very different kind of adventure!
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Category Archives: Furniture
Last weekend we were taking a family walk to the park and stopped in at a yard sale. They had several old rocking chairs, and this one was just the right size for EO. We don’t typically bring cash to … Continue reading
It’s taken me ages to finish EO’s bedroom, but I’m so happy with how it’s turned out! A Review of Progress: You may remember the closet project from a year ago. I still like to come in here and just look … Continue reading
Phase I of our desk makeover is complete! We bought this old desk at an estate sale years ago – before we even moved into this house. It’s been in the office and has been great for sewing and craft … 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
My grandparents have this little black table in their entryway, and apparently my mom and her sisters have coveted it for years. Well, Mom decided it was time they all had the table, and that surely I could build it. … 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
I did not build our crib. I didn’t even upcycle one. A little piece of me hurts to admit that I found this crib on walmart.com and loved that it had a solid back (for storing things in that … Continue reading
Tony purchased this glider for Baby’s room a couple months ago from our favorite shopping spot, Craig’s List. It was already white, which is the color I wanted (Yay! No painting!), but the cushions were in bad shape. … Continue reading
When we bought our house Tony was very specific on his expectations for a dining room table. It needed to be ornate, and it needed to be huge (or at least have multiple leaves so it could become huge). … Continue reading