In the process of renovating for the kiddo to have his own apartment space on one side of our house, we needed to create a hallway for him thru the utility room. I didn't want it to feel like you were walking thru the utility room to get to the rest of his apartment. … Continue reading Shoji style sliding screens, my way
Homemade, beautiful, fantastic, the best ever laundry detergent! Ok, so you're going to think I'm weird. Wait a minute, if you're still following my blog you've probably already figured out that I'm a little weird and evidently you're ok with that, since you're still here! lol! Since it was time for me to make my … Continue reading Homemade Laundry Detergent with Fabric Softener
This library project for the kiddo is my favorite, period. I'll be sharing more projects that we've done and have shared other projects, but this library will remain my favorite. It's quite a transformation and was the most work but, it turned out perfect. This was a gift of love from us to … Continue reading Gothic Victorian Library Project
I love fall! Don't you? It's my favorite season and I always wish it would last so much longer! Fall in New Mexico is fabulous. We get some much needed precipitation and relief from the unrelenting summer heat. Then, there are the raspberries! And don't forget about Balloon Fiesta, or all New Mexicans favorite, … Continue reading Yummy Raspberry Freezer Jam
Last week all the renovations became a little too much to live with. It has been about 9 months of work so far, which means, we're beginning to wear out a bit. I'm looking forward to the stage where I just have projects around, instead of renovations. When things get a little overwhelming, we like … Continue reading Garden Goals
I realized last night as I was trying to fall asleep, I just have too many painting projects going on at one time! Paint, paint, paint! Currently, I'm working on our cement block fence, which is too ugly for words, but paint always helps! Then, I'm working on the mural in my studio, a hallway … Continue reading Too Many Painting Projects!
I call them projects, but what's really going on in my life, is renovation. We've entered the final phase, at least for this year of the construction, on my kiddos side of the house that we're turning into an apartment for him. It's been a whole lot of hard work, dust, muss and so on... … Continue reading Projects