Treasure Hunting

A couple weeks ago, RC Willey was having a promotion where the first five people to send in a recipe for their favorite appetizer would win one of those big old fashioned popcorn makers.  Everyone else who sent in a


Work in Progress.

Make that workS in progress.  I realized today (as I started eyeing our huge windows in major need of cleaning on the outside) that I am working on a lot of different things right now.  And every day I can

I returned curtains to Walmart yesterday.  You know, the ones that have been hanging in my living room and dining room area.  4 sets totaling just under $80!  I couldn’t possibly keep them with the new paint color: See?  They

Yesterday, we did it!  We painted the whole front area of our place.  It feel so good and peaceful and fresh.  Here’s a reminder of how it looked before: Beige walls…no more!  Although, Chris never referred to our walls as


Grey de la Grey

We picked up about a dozen paint samples from Home Depot on Friday night and another dozen from Lowes.  We taped them up on the walls in various rooms all weekend and watched how they looked at all times of


Where to start??

I can just hear florine Maria, strumming her guitar, “Let’s start at the very beginning.  A very good place to staaaart.”  Thanks, Maria.  Honestly, as excited as we are to paint our place, we have been going back and forth