Archive - December 2010

From the Wallpaper Trenches

Um, silly me.  The other day we moved some furniture and I was all, “we’re in the trenches now.”  Except I had no idea about the trenches.  No idea. That pile there, that would be the FIRST layer of wallpaper finally...

Featured on House of Hepworths

We’re super honored that Allison at House of Hepworths liked April’s desk enough to feature it on her site.  You can see what she wrote here.  Thanks Allison!

Reeling from Wallpaper

While April’s new year resolutions include organizing her house, my new year’s resolutions include finishing some overdue house projects.  One such project is my front living room / dining room. Welcome to the bungalow: A week...

Organizing and Eliminating Decorations

As I said yesterday, I’m on a mission to organize and eliminate, and last night all the Christmas decorations were in my sights.  To make it more visual I stacked up all the boxes and bags on the front room couch.  Even before...

Quick Computer Cord Wrangling

Christmas is over and now comes all the cleanup.  I’ve decided to start my New Year’s resolution a week early and it isn’t to lose thirty pounds, though that would be nice.  No, this year I’m getting more...

The Bungalow Christmas Tree

Today I thought I would share a glimpse of my Christmas tree this year.  First let me address that it is NOT meant to be a glamorous tree.  For me Christmas is about memories and so my tree reflects that sentiment. I have a tradition of...

Seasonal Stripping, er…Weather Stripping

The other day I was inspired by Miss Mustard Seed and her suggestion to get some projects done around the house.  So today I put up some weather stripping around the front door. This is my front door: I’ve had it up for the last...

We were featured on Brambleberry Cottage

We just wanted to give a quick shout out for Brambleberry Cottage which featured several of our recent endeavors, namely: Grandma’s old washroom mirror makeover, April’s Sassy Swine painting, and Brooke’s Christmas...