Category Archives: Easy Update

Ants Marching

Last week we clued you in on just a few of our nicknames for the pups, relive all of that here. Today, we’re sharing one of Chad’s nicknames for me – “the ant.” Not as romantic as you’d expect right? … Continue reading

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Light The Way

Another minor kitchen improvement for you this Wednesday afternoon. This week we’ve added some cheapo LED spot lights for big impact in our kitchen. Certain spots under our cabinets have long been dark and dreary. Now that we’ve added some … Continue reading

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Keeping It Interesting

A few months ago we added a little honeymoon art to our home office by framing a photo of the Puerto Escondido beach to hang on the wall. Don’t remember that post? Check it out here. Well, after walking by … Continue reading

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A New Place for Pints

Don’t worry Shawn – we’re not dreaming of ending our weekly ritual of pint night at Tyler’s. We’re only referring to the new home for our pint glass collection – for which you are partly responsible. You guys might remember … Continue reading

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America’s Next Top Shelves

Shelves have always been sort of a challenge for us, and we think for many other people as well.  It’s tough to decide what to display on shelves while balancing attractive design with function. I struggled with this even as … Continue reading

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Getting A Handle On Things

One of many small steps left in finishing our DIY kitchen mini-makeover, is installing the new drawer pulls we ordered from Overstock a few months ago.  We had been waiting to switch out the old handles until after we decided for … Continue reading

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How To: Make an Upholstered Headboard

Our guest bedrooms are pretty b-o-r-i-n-g.  Some of you might be in the same boat. You have a guest room but it doesn’t get used enough to be a major decorating priority – until the parents come for a visit. We don’t have any … Continue reading

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