A public service announcement

(a true story of real estate bat shittery) I was working on a TBT post for yesterday, pulling photos of the house the day we got the keys. I spent some time looking through lots of pictures and pulling the ones that I thought would best illustrate what the Pink Lady looked like when we became […]

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TBT: Wallpaper

I love peeling back the layers of our house, unearthing little clues about the past. In a recent kitchen refresh ( swear I’ll post about it soon), we came across this teeny tiny piece of wallpaper. (Hand shown for scale)

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Happy New Year

It’s been a while since the last post, a perfect storm laziness, heavy work load at our day jobs and a good amount of House Paralysis. (House Paralysis is a real condition with symptoms including indecision, moroseness, and a general lack of enthusiasm for any and all home projects. Unfortunately there is no cure for this […]

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Please excuse the the dust

I was getting tired of the pink polka dot background, so decided to change things around a bit. The new look is still a very much a work in progress, but at least the pink is gone (I wish I could say the same about the pink on our façade, but that’s a whole different […]

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Waking up from a long winter nap

We blew through our funds getting the garden apartment ready to rent, as well as spending money in the very un-glamurous-yet-very-necessary electrical and plumbing departments. Towards the end of last year, with the garden apartment rented, it was time to take a break and save up some cash for the projects ahead. They are: Façade: […]

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And it snowed

We’re still living in a sea of boxes and chaos, and yesterday we woke up to snow. Not just only the first snow to fall this winter, but the first snow to fall on our sidewalk since it officially became ours. And of course, we didn’t have any salt.

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Moving on

Tomorrow is moving day. For some reason, I can’t bear the thought of our  friends catching a glimpse of our dust bunny farm we were growing under the couch and under the bed. So I decided to clean (clean!) before we move. I know it makes no sense, but it makes me feel better. After […]

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