Tag Archives: Our House

PS, where’s the chalk?

Soon after the thrill of a chalkboard fridge wore off, we were faced with a serious dilemma.  Where do we store the chalk?  It made little sense to have the chalk stored away in some cupboard – because the whole … Continue reading

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Keeping it real.

In case you weren’t convinced that our basement needs help.  Check this out. (Grandma Peterson, avert your eyes.  I’m so sorry.) No shame. XOXO

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I know you were freaking out, concerned…so…

Oh, by the way, I got a new couch.  Remember I sold the grey Room and Board couch on Craigslist?  And we were couchless for about a week?  Well that Saturday, I hit up Room and Board Outlet with my … Continue reading

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All you need is love…

I remember when I walked into our house the very first time.  We had, days before, looked at a house right around the corner that was in really bad shape, but it reminded me of my parents house, and I … Continue reading

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Kitchen (as promised!)

So here it is!  We replaced our base cabinets with the standard white Ikea cabinets and the Oak Butcher Block Countertop (LOVE!).  We then tiled the backsplash with 23 cent Subway Tiles from Home Depot.  We can’t wait to rip … Continue reading

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Summer Lovin!

Look familiar?  This was our kitchen a few weeks ago.  Remember how I spent basically all of Summer ’09 painting those kitchen cabinets?  Notice how the backsplash and the counters are still in disarray?  Well maybe you can’t see that … Continue reading

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Planting Roots

So this weekend we finally got to spend some time outside enjoying what seems to be an early summer.  I realized that this is the first time since 2002 that I haven’t had to spend May moving (out of dorm … Continue reading

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