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The Tiniest Bit Of Kitchen Progress Ever.
So, literally, over a year ago I posted about how the overhead kitchen light went out. And I think what was most shameful about all that, is that we then learned to operate that way, with an uplight we moved around the kitchen as needed. FOR A YEAR. Divorce...
So, literally, over a year ago I posted about how the overhead kitchen light went out. And I think what was most shameful about all that, is that we then learned to operate that way, with an uplight we moved around the kitche...
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The Dark Side of Late Night Single Mom Home Ownership.
There are just some things that you don't ever anticipate having to DIY, especially not at 2:30 some random Sunday evening/Monday morning while being circled by most of your seven pets and you try not to cry. But let's back up a wee bit. When we first moved...
There are just some things that you don't ever anticipate having to DIY, especially not at 2:30 some random Sunday evening/Monday morning while being circled by most of your seven pets and you try not to cry. But let's back u...
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Just A Little Tease.
Stay tuned...#Dec15 Here's our pre-announcement re: a big announcement #comingsoon bc THAT'S how excited we are http://t.co/AdngfYVBid pic.twitter.com/5cUMPpohlO — This Old Apartment (@ThisOldAPT) December 7, 2014
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A Confession and A Proposition.
I have a confession. A deep, dark, dirty DIY blogger confession. I don't know how to use cutting power tools. This has been something that Kyle has always done, for a myriad of reasons not to discount continuing pregnancy, modified bedrest, broken limbs, an...
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Crossroads.
I rearranged my bedroom. It wasn't anything huge or drastically different, merely just a switching of the bed and the dresser. Honestly, that's about the only switch that could be made, the way that we built the room and with the furniture currently in ther...
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The Big Kids' Room Closet Progress!
I know. This is taking forever. Reasons , dear readers. Reasons . Anyway, remember how I was concerned with how we'd get a more functional light in the closet, since the wiring box was on the wall kind of tucked into the weird interior corner close to the s...
I know. This is taking forever. Reasons, dear readers. Reasons. Anyway, remember how I was concerned with how we'd get a more functional light in the closet, since the wiring box was on the wall kind of tucked into the weird ...
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The Snug.
So this is kind of a big announcement. I am honored to say that I am a Blogger Guest Editor at The Snug , a new online DIY community geared towards Millennials (haaaaaaayyyyy) curated by the editors at Time, Inc (you know, the people behind This Old House )...
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The White Bastion Of Christmukkahs Past.
The Christmas tree is still up. I mean, as of this writing (Sunday, pre Downton ) I did manage to get all of the ornaments off of it and put practically everything away. Save for the actual tree, that is. Normally, I consider it bad luck or juju or whatever...
The Christmas tree is still up. I mean, as of this writing (Sunday, pre Downton) I did manage to get all of the ornaments off of it and put practically everything away. Save for the actual tree, that is. Normally, I consider ...
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NaBloPoMo 2014, House Edition.
Because I'm a glutton for punishment. And also, because I miss writing and I miss these spaces and so you know, whatever. Let's do this and see what happens. As non-tangible things have come down within the walls of my house, everything has kind of frozen. ...
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Figures.
So the day that I post that I don't know what to do with this space? Ends up my bathroom was on Apartment Therapy as part of a round up of colorful clawfoot tubs. You can check it out here . There's even one positive comment about just my bathroom about hal...
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In The Wild: An Interview with Floor Coverings International
So on the very first day of my sojourn to BlogHer '14, I received an email asking to be interviewed about blogging. Well, color me flattered, like I know much about much of anything. So if you're curious about what I love about blogging, the DIY community, ...
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The Gardens Of Babylon ATTACK.
I had planned on having a different post for you today, but I have to retake some photos. grumble grumble Anyway, why don't we take a look at how moving the raised garden beds is working out? HOLY MOTHER OF SAINT PETER JESUS BE A FENCE WHAT HAS HAPPENED H...
I had planned on having a different post for you today, but I have to retake some photos. *grumble grumble* Anyway, why don't we take a look at how moving the raised garden beds is working out? HOLY MOTHER OF SAINT PET...
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