It feels like we are in a renovating cyclone right now. While there aren’t any huge projects going on, there are a lot of small things that we haven’t finished up yet from past large projects. Some of these things I honestly don’t even notice anymore day to day, but once I started making a list, they’re definitely there.
We decided to take the weekend and get the smaller projects done (and report back!) and make a shopping list for the larger projects so we can knock those out this month, too. If we don’t have stair railings by the end of this month, I might lose it.
Other fun things this week!
Speaking of wedding registries, we still have the toaster we got for our wedding and, for some reason, the plug comes out the front of it. It’s the silliest thing but has been a thorn in my side for 7 years and I might just splurge on a black smeg toaster for our anniversary this year. Drool.
A hand-painted tumbling blocks floor (in the most whimsical color!)
I’ve always said, I would rather spend money on a pillow than a shirt. And now I add to that: I’d rather spend money on this sweeper and dustpan than a pair of jeans. What does it mean when a dust pan is your idea of the perfect gift?
We are still trying to iron out all the details of the home office, and it’s turning into a thing. Sometimes I am really confident in making decisions and sometimes I’m so back and forth, I annoy even myself. Poor Chris. I’m trying to take it one decision at a time (i.e. the desk: white, black or painted–green?). Yesterday it was for sure white, today I’m leaning toward painted. Ha! I did run across this simple, tall dining table with storage that would be perfect for a standing desk and almost scrapped all of our plans and went with it. But, then I thought–do it for the drawers!
$49 for this solid wood, modern black counter stool? That’s stock up price! (In “oregano” too)
Here’s to a productive weekend for us and a relaxing one for all of you!
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