Two years ago, when we started this adventure, we decided to get a Building Permit for our work on the house. The permit listed me and my husband as the General Contractor. At the time I remember feeling like a total … Continue reading
Oh my gosh! This is the moment our neighbors we have been waiting for. The exterior of our house is finally (finally!) complete! And I am so totally in love with it.
Well that took forever! By early April, we were roaming around in the the no man’s land of kind of finished, but not really. We had a crib but no mattress, books but no shelves, clothes but no closet. At 8 … Continue reading
I’m sitting in my living room enjoying a hot cup of coffee and a Rice Krispy Treat for a mid-morning snack. The dog is curled up on my feet and the baby is sound asleep in the swing. My house … Continue reading
My favorite part of renovating a house is, of course, decorating finished rooms. And the best part of decor is, of course, the details. So it kind of goes without saying that I was super excited about the latest sweet … Continue reading
I found a house today – one I want to buy. One that’s perfect for our next home and amazingly isn’t listed at a zillion dollars. It has the eat-in kitchen with an island I so crave. And it has … Continue reading