Monthly Archives: January 2011

Coat Closet Cleanup

This time of year it’s getting harder and harder to work up motivation to get started on new projects.  The weather makes me want to curl up under a Slanket as soon as I get home from work, outside projects … Continue reading

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Mirror, mirror on the wall…

We took down most of our Christmas decor the second weekend of January, but there was one item I couldn’t bear to part with yet:  the wreath over the fireplace. The wreath was such an improvement over the blank space … Continue reading

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Fireplace Facelift

On Christmas Eve Rich took on a quick little project that jazzed up our living room with less than half an hour of work, and enabled us to enjoy the holiday by a crackling fire! We inherited this bronze fireplace … Continue reading

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Drop Cloth Curtains

Although we adore the huge windows in our living room, they look a little boring without any kind of curtain softening them up. Actually, that photo is totally misleading, if only that beautiful fall view outside was current.  Here’s how … Continue reading

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New Years Housalutions

Happy 2011 readers!  We’re so excited to start a new year in our new house and our brains are swirling with all of the projects we want to take on.  While it’s fun being in a house that needs help … Continue reading

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