As we shared in our last post, Cane and I recently had a sorta fight. We never fight. It’s not that we’re special (or stuffing all our bad feelings behind a wall of denial)–it’s just that usually we talk about our frustrations/hurts/disappointments/etc. way before we get to anything that even resembles a fight. And resolve(…)
So far, we’ve just dropped tantalizing hints about our re-started bathroom renovation project… We’ll soon be filling you in on the long-planned (and re-planned) tile walls now surrounding our bathtub. (We want to complete it before sharing.) But today, we’re focusing the spotlight on our vanity. When the whole bathroom project exploded unfolded, we decided(…)
At the end of episode 1, our heroine (me) had painted herself into a corner: In less than 32 hours, I had to get those stairs and that family room into party-ready shape for that girl’s 8th grade promotion party. Otherwise, it was gonna get ugly: How did I get myself into this mess?
On Friday, I was all set to write a post about this: I was going to have a plethora (yes, a plethora) of artsy photos of my funky, retro enamelware stockpot, much better than this one on the mid-century teak table: I was going to show you the details that made me fall in love(…)
Way back in the day when I was a waiter at a fancy shmancy restaurant in downtown Portland, I’d often have to recommend wine to go with whatever customers ordered. To help us out with that, we’d actually have representatives from different wineries come out and do presentations to the wait staff and we’d get(…)
Today we’ve got an update on our progress in the Imagine the Impossibilities Challenge, which you can read about here (or here or here or here or here). Click here for our week 1 progress report. This weekend, all three kids were with their other parents. All weekend. 0 kids. I’m sure you can do the(…)
The idea that we can renovate our entire bathroom ourselves seems to fit into the realm of the impossible, which is why we are perfect candidates for the Imagine the Impossibilities Challenge, which you can read about here. Here’s our first progress report. Our big bathroom renovati0n is underway. We are busy applying our “good(…)