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Our mini-staycation And some design inspiration from McMenamin's Edgefield Manor

Cane and I are not big travelers. We both hate airports. We hate packing. We hate sitting still in small seats with nothing to do. No travel this summer was no problem, as we wanted to dedicate ourselves to finishing (hah!) our two big on-going projects. If you’ve been following along with us this summer,(…)

Going out on a funky limb The big reveal of our long-in-the-works bathroom tiling project

Our new tile wall is a little bit funky. Some of our grout lines are crooked–because the tiles aren’t all the same size. Some of the color in the tiles aren’t uniform–because these are tile seconds we found at some of our favorite salvage stores. But, we like it this way. We know we could(…)

DIY Adirondack chairs

DIY Adirondack chairs

Now that we’re past the 4th of July (the true start of summer here in the Northwest), it’s Adirondack season for us. Nothing says summer quite like lounging in an Adirondack chair with a book and a glass of lemonade. Adirondack chairs are great because they are super comfortable, and the arms can hold plates,(…)