I woke up on Saturday morning with itching to get at least one project on the Cape done. I had planned on a very relaxing weekend, heck, I didn't even bring my camera and we all know that home projects require proper documentation. The chips from two weeks ago were sitting on the counter staring … Continue reading True Blue, Baby, I Love You
It's hard to tell from this picture. But our front door on the Cape is orange. Very very orange. Although the screen makes it look much more muted from the street. But, when the door is open to the inside the orange is kind of screaming in our faces. So I picked up a bunch … Continue reading Oh, oh, it’s orange… oh no
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!
We are really happy with how the front of the house looks after all our hard work. The house is looking fresh and clean and a little more mature without the shutters. If you missed the staining posts, you can see what the house looked like before here. I'm still not happy with the color … Continue reading The Front Door Color is….(Time To Vote!)
We have a new addition to our front door (and no, it's not more starfish. But if you like the starfish, you can find them here)! This weekend I made a new house sign out of some slate we had on hand. Most people visit our house via the back door on the deck. (It's … Continue reading Slate house sign
One of the first things Howard wanted to do when we bought the house was cut down the trees in the front. They blocked the light from inside the house and were just too big. Since the trees blocked the windows my window starfish can't be seen - oh no! Howard cut these trees down … Continue reading Sprucing up the front door
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