Monthly Archives: May 2012

Moving day!

Finally time to move in! J and I have been bringing as many loads in our cars as we could during the week. It has been exhausting, but we are finally moved into the house. We had some great friends … Continue reading

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Painting day 4 – final day!

Finishing up day! J painted the master bedroom while I did the faux-finish in the basement and touched up the cabinets in the kitchen. Not many shots of the master, but here’s the final product: The nice thing about faux-finishes … Continue reading

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Painting day 3

Today can be summed up by this: (www.hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com) We were pretty exhausted from the last couple says, so decided to take it easy. We did a second coat of the brown in the basement, then we finished taping the master … Continue reading

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Painting day 2

Painting lesson #1 – open a hole for the air vent, otherwise the drop cloth will inflate as such: J finishing up the painting. The room started as blue, which would be just fine if we had a young son, … Continue reading

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Painting day 1

Yay!! We’re finally in our house! Now the real work starts… Here is the basement, red accent wall and Christmas-themed fireplace. Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas, it’s my second favorite holiday, but I don’t need to celebrate it … Continue reading

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House work day

We actually bought our house in April, but the sellers are renting the house back from us until May. We were able, though, to do a work day a couple weeks before move-in day. I planted my vegetable garden, while … Continue reading

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Hello!

Hello anyone and everyone who finds this. As I said in my profile, my husband, J, and I just bought our first house. So I am starting this blog to keep track of our adventures. How is this different than … Continue reading

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