Guest Bathroom Reveal

Ok, now this post is seriously a long time coming.  I think we’ve been done with the Guest Bathroom for something like 4 or 5 months, we just haven’t gotten around to some final touches and photographing the thing!  So, here is another FINALLY post – The Guest Bathroom Reveal. Here she is.  Pretty glorious.

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The Nursery Reveal

FINALLY!  The big reveal.  But first we want to apologize for the month-long hiatus from blogging.  In our defense, we worked every night after work and on weekends (with the exception of Birthing Class nights which were our big break) from Thanksgiving until the day my parents came to town for Christmas on December 23rd.

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Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup

I can not believe that it is already the week of Thanksgiving!  Time is flying by, just 6 weeks left before this baby’s due date!  Maybe it is because we haven’t had a big Thanksgiving in a while, or maybe it is because I’m pregnant and hungry but I am seriously looking forward to some

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The Sand Man

It’s time for the big DIY sanding floors reveal!  So the worry we had about sanding the tar paper and it melting and coating the walls with tar was just a silly myth, thank goodness.  That could have been quite a downer.  We got home from Home Depot with our sander which we rented for

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Tar Baby

Just like the  carpet, the linoleum quickly got old and we wanted it out of there.  So, we set to work. We started in the hallway portion and the tiles popped up like they didn’t want to be there anyway.  Just a little bit of pressure from the crowbar and pop!  The only time it

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Making Utility More Useful

While the parents were visiting, the boys got busy checking some items off our list.  Namely, making our utility closet a little more useful. Here is the utility closet demo. Here is the little beauty, hanging out in the “Meeting of Ways” Room.  It is hard to see but the walls are made of the

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DIY Carpet Removal

A couple of weeks ago Eric had Daddy Bootcamp where I think he went to commiserate with other dad’s about the difficulties of having a pregnant wife, although he says he learned a lot.  Eric really shouldn’t leave me alone in the house on a Saturday morning, I get antsy.  I decided I didn’t like

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