Master Bath Update: Stuck like a pig in a poke.

I’m not really sure what a poke is, actually, but the fact is that we’re temporarily stuck on the shower tiling project. We got the grouting done.  Then we got most of the caulking done… And then we ran out of caulk.  I ran to the store to get another tube of “Sanded DeLorean Grey” caulk, only to find that particular color of sanded caulk … Continue reading Master Bath Update: Stuck like a pig in a poke.

A Quick Fix for Under-sink Organization

I was thinking recently that I’d like to replace the over-the-door organizer basket on the kitchen sink cupboard door…with a mounted version. After painting our kitchen cabinets, maybe I’m just a *leettle* paranoid that they’ll get dinged up/dirty?  Or that they’ll look less than amazing with little metal tabs  from an organizer sticking out over the top of a door?  And isn’t it funny how … Continue reading A Quick Fix for Under-sink Organization

In Case There’s Any Doubt…

  Our backyard is the neighborhood litter box.  That’s Penny.  She doesn’t go outside because she’s a ‘fraidy cat.  (And I’m a ‘fraidy cat she’ll get eaten or run over.)  But you get the gist. I think it’s because we’re the only house in the immediate vicinity without a dog. Regardless of *why* the yard has turned into a kitty-toilet, let’s say it just makes … Continue reading In Case There’s Any Doubt…

Let’s Make This Easy: The Floorplan

  With all the projects I’ve done around here (and continue to do), I always struggle a bit to describe the ‘wheres’ and the ‘whys’ when it comes to our home’s floorplan.  I always find myself wondering about floorplans in other people’s pictures too, wondering what angle it was taken from, what “that room” is over on the left, what side of the house the … Continue reading Let’s Make This Easy: The Floorplan