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How To Create A Kids’ Playhouse
Summer and kids go hand-in-hand, and your kids are going to love these ideas from regular contributor, Megan Wild. Build a Playhouse in your Backyard! How to Create a Kids’ Playhouse Building Memories Your Family Will Cherish As the weather warms, dreams of kids playing outside until dusk, chasing lightning bugs and feeling […]
12 Tips On Choosing The Right Paint Colors
12 Tips On Choosing The Right Paint Colors What should you take into consideration? You may have read previously that we are turning a room in Luke’s house into a Guest Room / Rory Room. You can read about some of our Bedding Ideas, here. A major part of re-doing any room is painting, but […]
Courtyard Project – DIY Makeover Begins!
The DIY Courtyard Project Begins This summer we undertook the courtyard project: cleaning-up and revitalizing the courtyard at my house. The planters were disgusting, overgrown in areas, dirt in others, Lantana running amok, plants that attacked you as you walked through the front gate. It was awful. Now, let me just preface these pictures with […]
The Side Yard Project Begins…
Last year Luke and I laid paving stones in his side yard. We did the half from the backyard. this year we are laying the stones in the rest of the side yard leading to the front yard. We finally got rid of the huge pile of clean fill dirt, thanks to Craigslist, and are […]
Lorelai Gets Lucky With Locky Luke and Bert!
I am one blessed girl to have Luke in my life. He always says, “If the girls can’t find you handsome, let them find you handy!” Lucky me, Luke is both. Luke came over this weekend with Bert the Toolbox, and changed all of the locks at my house–4 locking doorknobs and 3 deadbolts. Thank […]
Well, with Christopher moved out, and Kirk living and working on campus this summer, it is time for Rory and I to get this house CLEAN!!! I am so excited to be able to clean and not find more mess in mere minutes. Five days before Christmas last year, we had a major flood in […]