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Decorating, Humor, Neat Freak

Family Cave Makeover

  When Ella was born, my mom came from central Illinois to spend two weeks helping me adjust to baby-hood again. At the time, it was a survival technique. It was January, really cold in these here parts. It was dreary, and dark at four in the afternoon in these here parts. Mike was working… Continue reading Family Cave Makeover

Amazon, Decorating, Humor

Holy Shiplap

So there's this trend called "Farmhouse Chic" or just "Farmhouse" that is going around. Have you caught it yet? No? You're one of the lucky ones then. Probably got one of them shiplap vaccines. I have to admit, I love the farmhouse look but I would like to state that Joanna Gaines is not responsible… Continue reading Holy Shiplap

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

Gray, Like My Soul

  So I've been painting...... This will be the third post about painting within my home in the past three weeks. I am obviously ripe for the picking when it comes to blogging topics. Listen, I am very proud that I did something other than laundry and make dinner┬áso paint posts it is. I don't… Continue reading Gray, Like My Soul

Decorating, Humor, Link Party

I Cheated on Peanut Butter with Joanna Gaines

  We have lived in our home for over 11 years now, moving into it in July 2005. When we first moved in, our walls were builder grade white walls, never painted.       The walls were chalky, rough and just white.     So the following spring after moving in, we decided to… Continue reading I Cheated on Peanut Butter with Joanna Gaines