I Stole That Thing!

I had high hopes of posting a couple of times per week throughout summer and blew it right out of the gate. We had a little day camp thingy every day last week, followed by VBS in the evenings. I also had all of my nephews a couple of days and an extra friend on …

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Moving Day

We closed a week before we moved things in, but we were here every night that week working on the floor as well as cleaning. This place was gross! One evening when I pulled up, a neighbor was just getting out of her vehicle. She walked over and introduced herself. Normal new-neighbor chat. “I’m______. My …

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First Things First

First things first. We ALWAYS change the door locks immediately! Like, right after closing. It is the very first thing we do every. single. time. You should do likewise. Especially if you purchase a rental. To my knowledge, this is our very first home that had previously been a rental. I just have no idea …

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Unlucky No7

I told you guys how difficult/frustrating/annoying it was to buy this house, right? I think I said it was a real pain in the butt. The previous owner lives in another country. She is some fancy pants doctor who went to Harvard before spending some time in medical school here. She bought this house years …

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So it begins…

Okay, I know I’m sooo late to the party, but I’m starting a blog. A DIY blog. If watching an opinionated, sarcastic, Jesus-loving, homeschooling, spray-paint-addicted, thrift-store-shopping, lazy perfectionist (What? Those two things can co-exist.) struggle to make the world around her just a little bit prettier sounds like your idea of a good time, you’re …

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