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Not what I’d planned on

Not what I’d planned on

You ever make plans that don’t go quite the way you want them to? Yeah, me too. I have a post almost done that I wanted to publish today. There’s a timely nature to the post, and I was more than a little beyond frustrated last night when I just couldn’t make any time to(…)

Help us help you!

We’re channeling our inner Jerry today, and even though I’m poking a little fun at ourselves we really do want you to help us help you. We’ve been doing some soul-searching over the past few weeks (begun on this horrible day), and we’ve got some ideas about how we’d like to do some things differently(…)

When the walls come tumblin’ down… 15-Minute Friday progress report

Cane and I have long been proponents of productive procrastination. For whatever reason, we seem to be wired to procrastinate. While we work hard to get on things that need to be done, we also accept the reality of who we are. This means not necessarily fighting procrastination, but accepting it and using it for(…)

Getting our groove back Stepping out on the DIY dance floor to fix our entry stairs

Back in September, I was DIY Done. Even small projects–such as spray-painting some thrift store candle holders–made me positively cranky. After painting the exterior of the house… …and finishing all the small details of our bathroom renovation… …I had no love for DIY left in me. At all. This might not seem like a big(…)

Spooky clock transformation

Before we get to our spooky clock–which is about as Halloween as it’s going to get around here–we want to say something about the bathroom projects we’ve promised to post about (but haven’t yet): We are going to get to them… …just not today. We are discovering that once the rush of a project is(…)