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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

What can I say, yesterday was like Christmas.  Our countertops arrived–more on that tomorrow, exclamation point–and our new couch arrived.  Our “old” one, the Klippan from Ikea, we have had for about two years.  Ikea discontinued this longer model and

Last August (mmm summertime), we got our hands on a second-hand bench that we cleaned up and stained and it became the hopeful home to four potted plants. Today, one remains–wah wahhhh– and we moved it to a new home

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Us. The Outtakes.

A big part of our blog redesign, that many of you already commented on, was getting a new photo taken of us for our sidebar and about us page.  When I am reading a blog, I really like knowing whom

Our DIYed full-wall wainscoting is done, and on time!  As Chris and I were talking about the entire project, we were so pleasantly surprised with how fast it went.  We dedicated a couple hours to it on Monday and Tuesday

I am going to attempt to make this a quick post so I can try to get more of this paneling painted before Greta wakes up from her nap.  It’s always a race against nap time over here, I tell

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We’re Doing It!

Yesterday I mentioned we had one more quicky project up our sleeves before our party this weekend.  Earlier this month, we hinted we were planning on hanging a gallery wall above the couch and I had started laying out a