Moving on up

House Tour: The Living Room

by Beth Anne on May 30, 2014

When we were house hunting, we had a list of things we absolutely wanted in our new home: linen closet 4 bedrooms laundry/mud room two family spaces The two family spaces broke down to needing a place to play & a place to escape.  When we first toured our home, I immediately started placing furniture before we [...]

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Let’s talk poop.

by heirtoblair on November 16, 2012

So in the Money Pit, we’ve got a toilet problem. They’re original to the house down to nuts & bolts & they’ve got a problem with anything more than water. As in, no matter what your business is, you’re using a plunger.  I think we all remember what happened when the freakin’ dog clogged the [...]

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Playroom Progress

by heirtoblair on October 11, 2012

I promise that my lack of house pictures isn’t because I’m going all James-Bond Pinterest-worthy & about to WHAM! POW! you through the computer with the awesomeness.  Quite the opposite, actually.  Turns out that unpacking a larger house with a toddler & a full-time job just isn’t that easy.  I’m down to one last box [...]

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Oh, what a difference five years makes.

by heirtoblair on September 19, 2012

We closed on our first home in March 2007 when we had one silly dog but no child & I worked at a job wherre I had a build-up of vacation & sick leave.  I took off three days to simply set up our home after months of deciding on curtain rods & we moved [...]

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First Step: Backyard

by heirtoblair on September 12, 2012

Harry’s room is 99% done & the rest of the house is a hot mess, but we’re getting there.  The thing about buying a rental at an insanely good price is that it’s kind of like a foreclosure – you get what you get.  Which means we got some electrical outlets not working, three layers [...]

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