The end of the year has snuck up on me – I really don’t know where the time has gone. With only a bit over a week left, I realized I should probably write about one of the few home-related projects I did accomplish this year.
After completely burning myself out with projects in the initial few months of home ownership, I’m finally recovered enough to tackle a few things that were neglected. This year any projects I do will be at a sustainable pace, instead of the frantic nonstop designing that took place last spring/summer. Our house has felt like [...]
Our living room windows are 108~ inches wide which definitely presented a challenge when looking at window treatment options. I loved the red Ikea curtains that we had in our apartment – unfortunately they weren’t wide enough for the windows in the new house. At 50 inches wide a panel, when closed they left some [...]
The Ikea PS is a lockable metal cabinet that we purchased for our dining area. I loved the cabinet, but I didn’t love the locks themselves. It sounded like a huge pain to open and close locks every time I wanted to open the doors. The aesthetic of the locks and keys also wasn’t really [...]
I’m a huge fan of squirrels. I love watching them caper around and chase each other. I know some people think they resemble rats, or have horror stories of squirrels jumping out of trash cans on them, but I’ll never understand how a person could not find them cute. I mean seriously. They are right [...]