A low budget DIY flip of the living area in my house. In April, I was still waking up to an empty living area every day. I had painted before I moved into my house because I knew covering the paneling would be a big step toward making the space feel more like mine. After … Continue reading before/after: living room
The infinite list every home owner dreads - or really appreciates because you're a weirdo like me. I was reading this post and found a list of things I was working on in my house. I was pleasantly surprised to see that they are mostly done. I have some amendments to add to this list … Continue reading house projects list 01
It only took me four months, but I finally did it. The first thing I did when I bought my house was move the original furniture out of the way and paint. The next thing I did was tear up the horrible carpet pictured below. It's very weird looking at this photo now because I … Continue reading before/after: wood floors
A friend of the family said to me recently, "One of the greatest misdirections in life, is that being an adult will be easier." I hosted friends at my house for the first time since I actually finished the living room floor. When a friend of my friend unexpectedly needed a place to spend the … Continue reading how did i end up here?
If I could tell the me of two years ago how happy I would be right in this moment, she would be shocked but so relieved. You know you are happy when you drink rum and Black Cherry sparkling soda and you are overcome with gratefulness. I'm just sitting here staring at the empty space … Continue reading i’m so happy