I have always wanted to have a huge countertop fruit basket in my kitchen available for my family to eat, but always thought that a high quality good looking basket was going to cost an arm and a leg… and if you know the snotty side of me, if it’s not going to look good… Read more
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If you’re like me, you never in your life thought that this would be you. Sitting here, staring at a screen, weary from a rough day of raising kids by yourself, blurry-eyed…wondering how you got to this place needing to read (or write in my case) a post about surviving your first month as a… Read more
What is with the trend of all interior doors being hollow? I know it has been like this for quite some time, but it is one of my “modern home building pet peeves”. I believe in buying quality and taking pride in your work, so these doors just remind me of the cookie cutter, poor… Read more
Sometimes it takes hearing it from someone with much more experience than ourselves to know when it is time to say good-bye to certain household items. Some things should last forever, but others really should have some type of expiration date because how else are we to know whether or not they are still good to… Read more
The holidays will soon be upon us and I know that I’m not the only one that doesn’t want to blow all of the weight-loss progress I have made this year. By both planning ahead and gaining a new skill, what I’m going to show you today is a great way to battle the bulge come party time.
If you are like me, you have never thought too much about a peep hole in a door, except for thinking that it was probably expensive and would be complicated to install one… I’m happy to tell you that neither of those things are true. In fact, when we installed mine today it took us less… Read more