Category Archives: Home Improvement Projects

Assembling the weekend

It’s always fun to move. Not! This weekend, I moved some of my crafting stuff out of my office and into our living room. I had purchased a few organizing pieces to help keep the area neater and more streamlined. … Continue reading

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Switch

I had plans for the weekend. Big plans. I didn’t complete all of those plans, and, yes, some of it is because I decided meh I don’t wanna. But there was also an event that ate up some of my … Continue reading

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Three phases of Christmas

Just as there is a Christmas Past, Present and Future, there are 3 phases to the gift giving process of Christmas. There is buying the presents, returning some presents, and lastly the organizing of the stuff you have accumulated. We … Continue reading

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Working the Plan

Once the floors were laid in the 3 bedrooms, it was time to put everything back. My goal was to have everything returned to its new and proper place by Saturday evening. I finished it, with hours to spare, and … Continue reading

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Moving back

Most of us have heard of moving on, but how many have heard of moving back? No, I’m not talking about returning to your parents home after a devastating life event. I’m talking about moving back into rooms that have … Continue reading

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A Day to Rest

I am on vacation from work, yet every day I start the day with a list of things to do. So today I am rebelling and will be relaxing and watching movies and reading. No errands. No sorting, organizing, etc. … Continue reading

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Days of Destruction

It started at the beginning of the month. We began ripping out the hardwood floors we laid when we first moved into our house 18 years ago. Of course the first thing we had to do was to empty the … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Fact

The Arizona State Fair starts today–welcome to the world of fried foods.

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Don’t Banquette on it

The hubbinator and I subscribed to Discovery +. We readily admit that we did it to watch unlimited home renovation shows. That’s when we noticed a pattern. A horrible, horrible pattern. Designers were building banquettes. Banquettes. On purpose. I grew … Continue reading

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Nearly there

After several years, the hubbinator and I finally decided on a tile for our kitchen backsplash. As much as I wanted color, we just couldn’t find one that worked. So we decided to play it safe and go with white. … Continue reading

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