Thanks to everyone who voted for our new front door color! If you didn't get a chance to vote, don't worry, you still can here: poll. Red took the lead by more than 50 percent of the votes! Blue was the second choice and my favorite choice as well. A few people even commented to me … Continue reading The Front Door Color is….. Red!
Howard and I took Friday and Monday off this weekend to celebrate Columbus Day stain the house! The weather was perfect with sunny skies and highs close to 80 degrees. We actually stained on Saturday and Monday with Friday being our prep day and Sunday being a day for a little fun and a little window … Continue reading Long weekend + lots of staining
This was another busy weekend. We spent Saturday and Sunday doing chores and checking smaller things off the list. For instance, we finally finished staining the side of the garage. We started staining the house in a semi-solid Cabot Fieldstone stain a few weeks ago. The last time I posted our progress on the garage … Continue reading House Paint Comparison
It's been raining all week. The lawn looks like a jungle. The lawnmower is broken. And it's tick season. Yuck. After our neighbor Ken visited on Sunday to inquire about our growing lawn he said he'd try to mow it this week if he had time. On the drive home in the rain Howard commented with … Continue reading We have the best neighbors ever
Our front door got a summery accessory this morning which I made last night in about 10 minutes. All you need are some starfish and string! It all began last week when I was on the phone with my mom and she said, "I have to run. We are going to Christmas Tree Shop. Do you … Continue reading The starfish obsession continues