Master Bath: Master Plans

Yesterday I took the plunge and introduced you to our master bath and closet.  It’s a bit of a weird feeling showing the world your jam-packed closet and probably-in-need-of-cleaning bathroom.  Well I had to get over it, because those are going to be the ‘before’ pictures.  How do you like that toilet paper wall decor?  Pretty “plush” huh 😉 We had our trusty contractor over … Continue reading Master Bath: Master Plans

For a House that Smells like Fall…

Grab yourself a butternut squash.  They’re pretty big, whitish-colored squashes in the veggie department. Slice it lengthwise down the middle. Scoop the little bit of seeds out. Put the halves face down on a baking sheet (flat side down – because we all know where the squash’s face is, right?) and I’d use a baking sheet that has the short little sides on it too, … Continue reading For a House that Smells like Fall…

Easy DIY Winterizing Part III – Door Shoes

If you’re like us, you have a great little house that has its fair share of drafty corners and cracks.  Maybe you even have cheaper windows than you’d prefer, possibly a vaulted ceiling that sucks warm air up and far away from where you want it, and maybe you also store your paint in the basement like we do because your garage gets cold enough … Continue reading Easy DIY Winterizing Part III – Door Shoes

Space Planning for a Small Space

Our dining room is pretty small.  I’ve mentioned that before, and I’ve mentioned how our dining table has to be relatively small as well, to avoid overpowering the room. Well, I’ve been thinking more and more about that room – seating, having people over for holidays (my husband does have four siblings after all), future rugrats….and I think I need a good plan.  I say … Continue reading Space Planning for a Small Space