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I say in my mission statement that I don’t want anything in my life to be ordinary anymore. However, in my house, sometimes ordinary is a big step upwards.

When we were shopping for a house, the market was really tight. We kept offering the asking price on houses only to have them get into […]

Bubblegum Pink

The project in the previous post,btw, was replacing the blinds in our bedroom. I realize when I say that I don’t want anything in my life to be ordinary anymore, that sometimes ordinary is an improvement.

When we first bought our house, half of it was done in mildewed gold wallpaper and the other half […]

Patience and Power Tools

I was very impressed with how my husband included our son in the latest round of house repair projects. I would have freaked out and told him to leave the room — Peter showed him how to change a drill bit and found little safe tasks that he could do so Oz was included without […]

Long time, no see

I have been very busy with things that don’t make good blog fodder, partially because of the lack of photos. I will be switching jobs in another week — looking for work took a lot out of me. I have also been writing an awful lot — it’s been very productive, but working on a […]