Decorating with Emerald Green

Decorating with Emerald Green

Color of the year is EMERALD GREEN. Lively. Radiant. Lush. Emerald green’s elegance & beauty enhances our sense of well-being, balance & harmony.

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...
Kitchen Renovation Part 4: Who knew sinks could be so dreamy?

Kitchen Renovation Part 4: Who knew sinks could be so dreamy?

What do you think of my new multi-function sink system? The single basin is hugeeeee. It also includes a second smaller bowl (with drain), a colander, and a solid bamboo cutting board that slide in the track. So cool. Getting rid of my old porcelain sink was certainly...
Kitchen inspiration for the not-so-inspired

Kitchen inspiration for the not-so-inspired

So, today I’d like to talk about how to find inspiration when you really are just so overwhelmed with ideas that you can’t focus anymore. This made me think of the topic I’m about to talk about: how to get through a [kitchen] renovation when you...
Kitchen Renovation Part 2: Finishing the cabinets

Kitchen Renovation Part 2: Finishing the cabinets

These past two weeks, dad and I have been working rearranging the cabinets. In my last post I went over the demo, installation of a new cabinet, and installing an over-the-range microwave. This week I will cover what we’ve done to complete the cabinet...
Another busy weekend!

Another busy weekend!

Two productive weekends in a row! This weekend we finished the priority to-do list by installing my new front storm door and  replacing the leaky kitchen faucet.  Front Storm Door This Saturday dad and I tackled the installation of my front storm door. After...