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Playing Along with the ORC

Hey everybody! So I decided instead of doing the spring 2017 One Room Challenge™ for the next six weeks, I would just play along quietly, on the side, to the best of my abilities. Here are my reasons: It’s the end of … Continue reading

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Fall Pillows

Hey guys! I have a confession to make: I’ve been slacking. Somehow I haven’t felt very creative lately. Work is nuts, and I’ve been in a bit of a depression over some hearing issues I’ve been having that frequently make … Continue reading

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Tiny Bathroom: Concessions and Splurges

When I get discouraged on a project, it helps to think how far we’ve come, even if it’s just in the last week. I left you all last Monday-ish with this image: Since then, we’ve installed flooring and wainscoting, and … Continue reading

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Wanting Too Much Too Quickly

Shew, I started this post like four weeks ago. But then The Boy brought home the plague, which we carried to and apparently spread around Illinois, and then gave it to me. He went on a voluntary hunger strike while … Continue reading

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Finding Public Domain Historical Artwork for Your Home

I’m about to drop some NERD on you all. And of the most potent variety because LIBRARIAN NERD. I’m frequently at a loss for what to hang on our walls. Sometimes I buy prints from artists on Etsy, sometimes elsewhere. … Continue reading

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The Guest Bedroom

Our guest room has had a pitiful story since we moved into our 1900 house. We’ve moved in and out of it 4 times since we bought this house, and we’ll probably move back up there again when we start … Continue reading

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Protecting the Neighbors (or, My Custom Order Curtain)

The best thing about having a new back door has been the light streaming into a once dark, sad space. The worst thing has been the assault on the neighbors’ eyeballs every time we get up to go to the … Continue reading

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