Category Archives: Decorating

02.25.2015 deer in gym socks painting artwork wall decor renovation old house feature

Snippets from Life

1. One cozy snowy morning the kids came into our room and hung out together in our window seat while Jay and I tried to wake up. I love their friendship and love for each other. They’re my babies. 2. Deer in Gym Socks has returned to decorate a wall in our house. It originally […]

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Diesel’s Room. Getting it Together.

I can’t believe how long it’s taking to get things done around here. It’s kind of crazy, and frustrating, and overwhelming, and infuriating, and sad…shall I go on? Anyway, I wish I had kept a daily log of each room in the house. It would’ve been boring most of the time since renovations happen in […]

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10.21.2014 perfect fall day crunching through leaves kid diesel 3 feature

A Very Fall Superhero

Diesel was outside stomping in the leaves and acting like a superhero on beautiful fall day back in October (yep, I’m REALLY behind!). So I grabbed my camera and tried to capture this overly imaginative boy’s action. He cracks me up…every day. He talks nonstop, but mostly to himself, and it’s always some big story. […]

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01.12.2014 hanging vintage little girl wallpaper painted wood trim 3 feature

Hanging Vintage Wallpaper

I had bought this vintage wallpaper from ebay ages ago and have been planning to hang it in Lula’s room ever since. But I’m glad I waited and didn’t use it in our old house because I think we’ll be here much longer. And it’s So. Stinkin’. Cute!!!! I mean, you just never know. You […]

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Glimpses of our Current House

Our house is still in progress…like a lot of progress, but here are some glimpses of what it looks like right now. (If you want to see it before we moved in, click here.) One of the first things we did was paint the living room when we moved in. It was an ugly brown, […]

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