The ottomans got a makeover.   And Chris cleaned out the whole garage and both cars.   And I finally got all of our clothes hung and Greta’s temporary room in order.  And then Greta started joining us at the

In an evening and a half, we got all of the green covered.  Woot!  I mentioned that from our front door you can see a slew of green, yellow, white and dark beige paint.  Well, we got one out of


Ottoman Udaman

I am one of the biggest fans of online classifieds and thrift stores and as-is sections.  You know this.  Chris knows this.  We ALL know this.  I love getting the best deal possible and I feel like I can give


Take a risk.

At Home Depot this morning picking up paint:Honey, I am nervous.  Babe, what are you nervous about??  Is this gonna be too dark?  Too much? Nah.  It will look great.  I don’t know.  I’m so nervous.  We were gonna buy the



-I started P90x lean program again.  If you want to join in with me, I’ll keep my schedule to the right.  I realized I need to do something for me.  To empower me and to give me more energy.  This

 Chris stays pretty hush when it comes to DIYing and all of the things he fixes around the house.   He’ll gush about food and an awesome meal he makes, but gets incredibly humble and fleas the room when I

There is no doubt history repeats itself. This is especially true in the fashion/design industry, but it trickles through everything else. We are pulling out of the 80s. There are less and less neon leggings, straight-legged jeans (I just got

There is no shortage of bad-choice lighting in our home.  To refresh your memory: (The fan in our bedroom, The chandelier in the dining room, the huge, rectangular fluorescent eye sore in the kitchen, and the very typical, boring light

Greta’s Room Before Talk about a before picture, huh?  What ISN’T wrong with this room?  The stenciling on the top and bottom of the walls.  The corner shelves which were completely damaged and covered in wax and “I love___” notes