We thought it would never happen! The carpet is in and we have upstairs living space… After carpet went in on Friday, we spent the weekend finishing up things, moving around furniture, etc. We are totally pooped but thrilled with the outcome. So, for the next few days, I will be updating the blog with […]
DRESSER! See before photos below…. we are very happy with the results, although it truly does look so much better in person. Ryan stripped and sanded it and I painted it black and rubbed it out so you can see some of the wood underneath. Then, we got snazzy new hardware and done!
Ryan and I spent the weekend working on some projects – all are coming along quite nicely. Ryan has been working on our new dresser for the bedroom – a great find and total steal for $35 from the nearby Salvation Army. It’s quite lovely, right? He stripped it and sanded it and then I […]
WOW! What a difference they make. It really is starting to look like a home, now. Our living and dining room have curtains now. You want to test a marriage? Make your husband put up curtains when he wants to lay on the couch… Particularly when the husband didn’t think the curtains were necessary in […]
Although you may not have seen the photos, the previous owners of our home were, shall we say, doodlers… You cannot read it, you say? Basically, the prior owners were saying “RIP” to a lot of different folks. We don’t know what happened to these people – perhaps the 20 steak knives we found hidden […]
Dearest Electricity: We’re so happy you decided to come back to us here at 2226. We missed your presence so. There are many things we missed about the time we have spent together – -We missed the feeling cool air blowing throughout our home,-We missed the grind of the disposal and the hum of the […]