Tag Archives: 1959

When good projects go bad…

Well. It’s been awhile. And there is a reason for that. We had a malfunction. Pretty major actually. And it completely threw us off our course. We had a bad contractor experience. And it soured us on the entire project. … Continue reading

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If you build it they will come…

This is a story about a garage…Okay…Two garages…Two sad and lonely and very unused garages. One huge. One small. Both empty. Storage that many people would kill for. Okay. Kill is a strong word. But hey, I watch Hoarders. I … Continue reading

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Another happy find for me!

Just a quick update today on our master bath project. It’s coming along ever so slowwwwwwwly…Of course, we knew that going into it. We estimate this project will run us about 2k when done. And we are buying things here … Continue reading

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Cheap & Easy!

No. Not me. Sillies! I am about to wow you with my very cheap and easy floor fix. Now, before you die hard retro renovators get all bent out of shape, please know two things. 1. This is a temporary … Continue reading

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Master Bedroom Redoux

Part II (You can read all about part I here: https://pinkformica.wordpress.com/2011/06/27/the-new-modern/ So, I confess. I have a very restless soul. This means I get bored easily. Careers. Hobbies. Furniture. They all fall victim to my constant need to change. We … Continue reading

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V is for Victory!!!

So this is my first attempt ever at a real garden. A Victory garden if you will. Victory Gardens got their start during World War I and later II. It was a way for people to help in the war … Continue reading

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My “Dream not yet realized” Kitchen

And the planning of Kitchen Reno Phase TWO. WOO HOO! You might remember about this time last year we did Phase One: https://pinkformica.wordpress.com/2012/03/01/did-someone-order-a-new-kitchen/ We did walls, lighting and cabinets using Rustoleum Cabinet Transformations. I wrote a pretty in-depth review on … Continue reading

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