DIY: Farm Table

So, my husband and I are an engineer and a designer respectively. So, what that means for us in relation to getting projects done on the house is that we grossly underestimate the amount of time that it will take (very typical of engineers) and we procrastinate until we find that we have to go […]

DIY Curtain Rods

So, Matt and I have never really done the curtain thing. In college, all of our apartments had blinds when we moved in to them, and it seemed like an extremely inappropriate allocation of funds to invest in drapes. After all, guests at our parties tended to appreciate booze more than home furnishings. But, that […]

Updates Since We’ve Moved In

Well, we’ve been moved in for around 3-4 weeks. I’ve been meaning to get some more pictures up, but I really wanted to show it at it’s best, which takes weeks of unpacking and cleaning. Then having huge, drunken housewarming parties, which lead to an extreme need of more cleaning. So after cleaning I remembered […]


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