Hi guys and gals! It's been some time... and the driveway was finished months ago! I admit, I've drifted. This blog was fun for so long. And then something changed. I didn't like the content - much of it felt forced and I felt like I had to post. And then folks at my office … Continue reading A Gravel Ending
Leave it to my husband to "need a project to keep [him] busy" during our Cape Cod vacation week.... We arrived last week to find a bunch of dumped cobblestones that, despite being about 20 pounds each, were quickly stacked into a pile. And the excitement began! Our driveway at the house was nothing more than a patchy … Continue reading The New Driveway (Almost Complete)
It's all about the Cape house these summer days. And lots of flowers. Hope everyone has a great weekend!
Our master bedroom on the Cape has been a little scant in the decorating department. I struggled to find affordable lamps that 'fit' the space. It seemed that every colorful lamp I found was way too tall. And I struggled with color. I knew our master bedroom was looking rather bland with all of the … Continue reading The Captains Quarters
I don't have much to say about the kitchen bench project that these photos don't say. If you missed the first few posts you can catch up here and here. But I can add a pillow on top. The next step for the bench project is replacing the temporary plywood top with a real bench seat … Continue reading Bencha Want a Kitchen Update
We accomplished a few things on the to-do list over vacation week. Like putting a fourth coat of paint on the kitchen chairs that we started here. And we started the window bench that I talked about here. I borrowed a bench from our other house last year to see if I'd actually use a … Continue reading Let the Nook Begin
With twelve inches of snow in the forecast for this afternoon into tonight. It's easy to miss the summer. It helps knowing that our Cape house is freezing cold and is not somewhere I'd want to be right now. We visited the house over the weekend. You know, to make sure it was still standing. … Continue reading The Gurgling Cod & Missing Summer