I’m quite proud of myself for making bread for the first time. Granted, it was incredibly easy. Granted, it took less than 5 minutes to prepare. But… it’s BREAD! And I made it….. I’m feeling so very “Little House on the Prairie” – like only wilderness people make bread, right? So, here is my new […]
Dear husband: You can have the rest of 2008 off from working on the house*. You’ve done a marvelous job and I’m so very happy with the outcome and proud of you. Now you have it in writing for all the world to see. Love, Your wife * This statement can easily be negated by […]
Well, I think we can safely say our first ever shin-dig at the house was a success. About 100 people (!!!) came, which blew us away. It was so fun to see family, friends and neighbors and show off our hard work. And, the yummy food didn’t hurt either. The night ended with smores… like […]
Since we bought this house, I have had a dream… Okay, I’ve actually had many dreams about what to do with the house. And, it’s really overwhelming to see it all come together. But, don’t worry, I still have a lot of things on the list of things I still wanna do… at some point. […]
We finally got our new island (or really more of a peninsula) for the kitchen and it is so nice to have more counterspace. What a difference! It really made use of unused space. Before: And, now our new island… Lovin’ it!
Franco and Lola have a new home… And they share it with our home office. Before: After: