Month: January 2018

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Renovation progress on pause.

As much as I love to see progress continue here at the 22 mile home, I will be the first to admit that I can feel a little bit overwhelmed at times with the work load ahead of us and sometimes crave a weekend getaway. Kendall, of course, will never complain and will take each day head on and full steam ahead. There are … Read More Renovation progress on pause.

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Snowed in.

I remember “back in the day” when the best three words that any mother could utter were “No school today!” You knew immediately that once you heard those blessed words,  the rest of the day was dedicated solely to doing nothing, except maybe watch a movie or five. Now that I’ve become an adult, snow takes on a whole new level of meaning. It … Read More Snowed in.

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“This is just my life right now.”

Ever since I became a housewife, I have striven to keep a neat and tidy home. I’m a firm believer that everything has a place and that it should be kept there when it’s not being used. The older I get, the more severe my OCD gets, but having to live in a construction war zone has forced me to throw that OCD out … Read More “This is just my life right now.”

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Cabineting in the New Year.

Kendall has worked so hard this fall to get our house sealed up and the heat installed into our basement to ensure that we wouldn’t freeze to death in our construction war zone. Now that he is officially done getting the house winterized, he’s available to move on to my indoor house projects which really only means one thing… the kitchen! Kendall got a … Read More Cabineting in the New Year.