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This weekend I brightened things up in our formerly dark gray-brown bedroom.  Now that we are getting settled into our style, we are revisiting rooms that we painted/decorated quickly (and cheaply) when we first moved in and…tweaking–which I actually highly

Last week, we took a couple hours and finally tackled a project we’ve been meaning to for years–  Raised garden beds!!  Chris and I both grew up in homes with gardens, and we’re happy to be on our way to

If daisies are the friendliest flower (ahem, Kathleen Kelly)–then I’m going to declare roses the unfriendliest.  Lining our front yard we have 6 pain-inflicting rose bushes that have shown no mercy to their victims–which have sadly, mostly been the neighborhood

As I mentioned on Friday, we are turning our attention to our exterior while the weather is warm and the weeds are abundant.  Our whole yard needs some TLC, but this weekend we started tackling the patio–specifically staining the patio.

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FAN-tastic!

I have known two people in my life that used the word “fantastic” really frequently and with a lot of enthusiasm and now, when I say, “fantastic”–it’s more like, “faaannnntassstic!!!!!!” in their voices which is funny to me, but now

The week before last, we mentioned that our bedroom is on deck next.  And then, the same day on Facebook, we announced we’d be tackling the master bath along with it. I never thought we’d see the day. Our master

Years ago when the Delta faucet commercials started to run on tv–I just went and found it on YouTube because it was so. cool–we were mesmerized.  Especially Chris: You can touch it anywhere, with any part of your body–so, probably