Eddie Ross Framing Party at Larson Juhl

Before I tell you about our exciting day at Eddie’s framing part yesterday, I just want to say that NeilMed Sinus Rinse is THE BOMB. After just three rinses, I felt much more like my old self again. I’m still not 100%, (and I did see stars a couple of times yesterday- is that weird?) […]

Houzz Ideabook- Tossed and Found

I was so sick yesterday I completely forgot to publish my Ideabook over at Houzz.com!I’m still under the weather today, but I did manage to put together an Ideabook that will appeal to all the “junkers” in da Houzz. The inspiration for this weeks article came from Theresa and Craig Smith’s double-wide mobile home, featured […]

Wish Giveaway

Thank you to everyone who chimed in about neti pots and NeilMed Sinus Rinse! I opted for the rinse: Yeah, I was too chicken to try the neti pot thing. The thought of not tilting my head at the exact right angle and possibly gagging on a mixture of burning salty water was just too […]

Weatherizing the Water Closet

A couple of people asked about the table we’re using as a vanity, so I thought I’d re-post this picture Kevin took of it right after he sanded down the top, chopped off the back legs and painted the front legs: We loved the idea of salvaging an old farm table to use as a […]

Gussyin’ up the Guest Bathroom

T-minus twelve hours ’til Claudia’s Cloth Barn opens tomorrow morning… …and you can bet your bottom dollar I’m counting down the minutes!Claudia has the best selection of fabrics, and I can’t wait to get our farm table skirted now that the (ahem) plumbing part of the reno has been handled. I’m torn between using a […]

Guest Bathroom Reno – Day 63

When I was a little girl, I was certain I wanted to be a plumber when I grew up. I kid you not. My fascination with unclogging drains started at a very young age… From year to year, my passion for plumbing intensified. I took my little “Plastic Fantastic” with me everywhere I went… At […]

A Few Of My Favorite: Blog Posts (2009)

Happy New Year! Now that the 2009 has officially come to a close, our final “Favorites” is about some of the great blog posts we read this last year. Writing has become such an important part of my life over the past couple of years. Each morning, I find myself pulling my laptop onto the […]