The Down and Dirty of Cloth Diapers

Let’s get down and dirty, we’re talking cloth diapers here.  Yeah, most of you probably think we’re hippies for using the cloth but I have to tell you that I honestly LOVE them.  I never thought I’d use love and diapers in the same sentence, but there you have it.  The sad thing is that

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Spring has Sprung!

Here in North Carolina we are solidly into springtime (and we are LOVING it).  We even had an 80 degree day recently!  So we are jumping feet first into this happy weather with long walks and hanging out on our patio.  We’re also pulling out our green thumbs to get our garden growing.  I know

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Playing Parents

Meet Harper Josephine Forbes!  Born January 21, 2015 she was 9 lbs, 3 oz and 21 3/4 inches tall.  Whew, what a big baby!  For those of you who are a little less familiar with new baby sizes (like we were just a few months ago) average babies are about 7 lbs and 20 inches

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Get Lit Up

For those of you waiting patiently (and those not so patiently, like myself) there is still no baby girl here yet but tomorrow is the drop dead date so she’ll be here before we know it!  In the meantime, here is a little how-to for recovering a lamp shade with fabric that I made for the

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The Long Hall

We’re still waiting on this baby girl, so here is a hallway reveal to keep us distracted.  The hallway, and what we refer to as the “meeting of ways,” connects just about every room in the house except the family room and dining room.  I just want to point out that there are 8 doors leading off

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Family Room Reveal

Moving on to the next room in our Renovations Revelations week here at Add Some Character, we’re checking out the Family Room Reveal!  This room wasn’t really high on our priorities list for a long time but once we heard about Baby, we thought we should add it to the list.  Partly because the fireplace

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Parlez-Vous?

Remember this post from back in September when we had the Parlor painted?  We didn’t have much left to do in there, but we did need to let the built-ins cure for at least a month before we could move back into the room.  In the meantime we got started on the Family Room/Dining Room and Hallway and

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