Merry late-Christmas-almost-New-Year’s!!! We had a VERY busy week last week, with trying to get all our contractors in and out and done before Christmas. With one exception, we succeeded! The bathroom floor got tiled and grouted, the vanity got completely installed, the plumbing was all hooked up, and we *mostly* moved back into our closet and bathroom. As of Christmas Eve, we still did … Continue reading In A (Brown-Sugar-Encrusted) Nutshell
Way back in early November, I started my hunt for bathroom light fixtures. Right around that same time, incidentally, CSN Stores asked me to review a product from one of their extensive websites. It worked out perfectly! I found *exactly* what I was looking for at CSN, and I’m very happy to be reviewing it now for you! We picked out the Vaxcel Vine Vanity … Continue reading Bathroom Light Fixtures: A Review
Wow I have a lot of updating to do on our bathroom project! How about some pictures to get started? Here’s what we’ve accomplished so far: Needless to say, as you will see in all these pictures….the drywall is up Also… The trim is back up in the bedroom and closet The bathroom has been painted (but needs a second coat …) The closet … Continue reading Update aka ‘Bout Dang Time
As I prepare to discard my bathroom planning materials, I thought I’d lead you through some of the planning process. And the huge stack of brochures necessary for that task! I hate to get rid of them without at least some fanfare. Here’s part of the pile….I almost needed a briefcase or a tote bag or something just to haul all these suckers around! … Continue reading Bathroom Remodel 101
Whew! I’ve been out of blogging commission for a while it seems! This past weekend was major catch up time. We got our vanity top ordered, finally. We explored tile options and realized how disappointing the tile aisle is at Home Depot and Lowe’s. And the big news is our second building inspection (the first inspector – a substitute for the … Continue reading Bathroom Update! And more!
Is coming! I promise. It’s been crazy and tonight is only the second night I’ll be in my own bed since last Tuesday. I had a very unexpected and short notice business trip that was supposed to end last night, but a flight connection was missed and I found myself getting up at 4 am to catch the 6 am flight back home. Plus, … Continue reading Christmas Décor!
It’s Thanksgiving week. And I feel so busy! Our master bath is still rough plumbing and 2x4s…. I’ve got some cookin’ to do. Ok, just one casserole, but still. It’s on the list! I went somewhere at lunch today…my car died three times. Fabulous. I’m embarking on some DIY car repair tonight. Wish me luck. I hope it solves the problem. Gotta travel halfway … Continue reading Busy Busy Busy