Decorating My Life

House Plans: 2nd and Lower Levels, Phase 1

What do you think of the new digs? Nice right?! Hubs worked super hard on this transition. The sidebar and a few other things need a bit of tweaking still. Poke around, check it out.   Ok, I have the rest of the plans for you. Let’s start upstairs.   First, We need to move…

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DIY Dry Erase Board

Sorry I was MIA yesterday. We had a Super Bowl party Sunday and it got a tish bit out of hand. I’m still recovering. I did this little project this weekend.  It took 2.5 seconds. Husband has a mini office in our bedroom. He is a nutty professor and uses 23,405 post its to remember…

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I Cannot Kill A Book

When I was at the Etsy event earlier this month, I fell in LOVE with all the decor made with book pages. I knew I could DIY some of the things I saw. However, I have a problem with tearing pages out of a book. But I’m totally cool with stuff made from dismembered books.…

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The (almost) Finished Apartment on 85th

Its as done as its gonna get. My in laws are coming to visit today. So today is my deadline to just let it be. Disclaimer: it is raining outside so the place looks super dark today. Its not normally this cave like. Also, some of these are a little blurry. New camera has a…

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Apartment Therapy

So you may have noticed that I dropped off the planet for about a week. I was in a real crab ass mood.   I figured I’d spare you the overly dramatic word vomit and just complain to my dogs instead.  Allow me to sum it up:  House still on the lease market + Husband…

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Creep Around My House: Our Master Suite

You guys, I’m exhausted. spent. to the max. But because I took pics for our listing (coming soon!) I thought I’d show your our master, finally. Let me preface this by saying our master has never ever looked this way. We don’t live this way.  We actually haven’t slept in our master since we got…

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Creep Around My House: The Powder Room

My apologies for bailing after my earth-shattering announcement last friday. I’m sure you’ll forgive me though.  Cuz my house looks like this: Yes these are cell phone pics.  Packing is the bane of my existence. Lucky for you guys we’ve also been doing home improvements to get the house ready for sale. The day after…

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Creep Around My House: The Living Room

You guys are probably pretty familiar with this room cuz of all my holiday posts. Now that the floors are done I can officially call this room done. finito. doneski. you get the idea. Many of you, however, don’t know what this room looked like when we moved in. Let me give you a clue:…

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My Dream Come True…

Wood floors. Finally. I find myself staring at them, lovingly, for hours.  My new favorite activity is to swiffer them and mop them.  You guys.  E-freakin-lation. Everyone warned me about getting dark wood floors. “You’ll see EVERYTHING!” See, what most people don’t understand is that I want to see everything.  Cuz when I swiffer and…

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Help Me Pwease!

I convinced Husband to empty his pockets for floors. Any of you who have met Husband knows that he dosen’t spend ANY money on ANYTHING. EVER. Don’t ask me how  I did it.  I don’t exactly know.  Anyhoo. I can usually make a decision about design shiz with the speed of a desperate frat boy.…

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