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Happy Adoption Day!

One year ago today we brought home this little bundle of love.    One year ago yesterday I would have been happy to never have a dog. Now I cannot believe how much richer our lives are as a result … Continue reading

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Pura Vida from Costa Rica!

 The Costa Rican tourism website states: “Costa Rica is more than a vacation destination; it is an interactive sensory experience. The country is bestowed with an intense array of biodiversity and environmental attractions – majestic volcanoes, misty cloud forests, stunning … Continue reading

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TV Tray Face Lift

Last fall I picked up three TV trays at a garage sale for a steal… I want to say $1 a piece or something like that. Have you ever shopped for a new set of TV trays? They’re pretty pricey! … Continue reading

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Master Mason

Here we are, well into November, and I still don’t have a completed front hall to show you. Progress is being made, that’s for sure, but we’ve had a bit of delay. I’m sure you’re totally shocked… NOT! : ) … Continue reading

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Pompeii

Eh Eh Oh, Eh Oh Eh Eh Oh, Eh Oh The walls kept tumbling down in the city that we lo-o-o-o-ve. Great clouds roll over the hills bringing darkness from above…. Have you heard that song, “Pompeii,” by Bastille? Besides … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

The birds are chirping in the morning and little green buds fill the trees in our yard. These welcome signs of spring are happily bringing with them warmer temperatures and brighter sunshine! Finally! So, I was inspired to create my … Continue reading

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A Speakeasy Style Birthday Party

2014 was a big year on the birthday front for me: The Big Three-Oh! When I arrived home from work that day, Tony whisked me off to a favorite local restaurant, Simply Reinspired, for a little shopping and a surprise … Continue reading

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Porch Swing from Old Doors

It all started on the first Saturday of Spring Break. The temperature hit the low 70s with a light breeze, which felt almost balmy after our frigid winter. Tony was in the backyard reading on his hammock while I was … Continue reading

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Beautifying a Half Bath – Paper Removal, Plaster Repair, New Floor

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

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Painting!

So this post has been in the making for what seems like ages! Just a couple weeks after moving into our house, Mom and I embarked upon the task of redecorating the living and dining rooms. Who knew that this … Continue reading

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