New Years Resolutions

New Years Resolutions

Well, I’ve been living in my house for about 10 months now. We’ve done a lot of work, and I’ve learned so very much. Funny how things change. Last year my biggest resolution was to read 12 books in 12 months. I successfully read 13 — even...
Pretty-Up the Stairs

Pretty-Up the Stairs

The steps that lead to my basement were once a treacherous problem. Seriously.  Good thing hurricane Sandy gave me 2 extra days to focus on making them safer and much more beautiful!So, you ask… what was so “treacherous” about these steps? I mean,...
Quincy gets a cat door!

Quincy gets a cat door!

Hooray for totally random Sunday projects! Today I installed a cat door for the Quince. While strolling around Lowe’s I stumbled upon a “pet” aisle. Who knew they had a pet aisle? Definitely not me! Anyway, I saw these little doggy and kitty doors,...
Welcome guests with a simple “hello”.

Welcome guests with a simple “hello”.

A few weeks ago I purchased a new basic black mailbox. I’ve been procrastinating installing it, even though the old one is rusty and gross. This past weekend I thought about it, and realized that I haven’t put the new one up because it’s just too...