Take a look at what I found on Kijiji last week! And it has a pull-out desk top! It makes a great place to display some of my treasures:  And a great place to blog! And here’s the best part; it only cost $25!!  BEST KIJIJI SCORE EVER!!! 

In an effort to fool people who knock on my front door into thinking that we have a lovely home, I’ve decided to focus my renovation efforts on the front entrance hall. Because this is embarrassing: During the first 10 days we owned the house, with the help of our family, we managed to tear out most of the stuff we hated, refinish the hardwood floors, repair/replace drywall and paint.  Here’s one of the only shots of my brother drywalling… Read more »

Well, if you’re stopping by today for the sole purpose of seeing whether or not the tour of the upstairs could possibly be worse than the tour of the downstairs, you’re in luck! Ok, so here we go, up the green shag carpeted stairs.  If you value the health of your feet, you will keep your shoes on.  You really have no idea.  I wish I had a close-up shot of the carpet so you could really get a feel… Read more »

I’ve been meaning to get back to blogging for a while now, but I have been extremely busy working on our new home!   (Sorry honey…. this would’ve been a lot easier 15 years and 25 lbs ago!) The initial list seems to be growing by the day, and while we’ve been making progress, we don’t feel as if we’re accomplishing much. We have the enthusiasm, now if only we had an endless supply of time and money to accompany… Read more »