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Dip dye fail #tbt.

#TBT: A Project Failure

Pete and I have been setting up a major family file backup system over the …

September 18, 2014 in DIY
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Engineered flooring samples at Pioneer Millworks.

Time To Tour The Ultimate Wood Factory

The roundabout way in which I learned of and got myself invited to tour Pioneer Millworks …

September 17, 2014 in Business-y, Flooring, Merry Travels
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48" metal fence enclosure in our garden.

Merry Garden, 2014

I never anticipated how hard it would be to garden and landscape in our yard; when …

September 11, 2014 in Backyard, Gardening
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St. Monci Training Mission, Rochester, NY

Art Attack #2

A growing, permanent art collection is something that I’ve been aspiring to acquire over the …

September 09, 2014 in Art Attack
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West Elm's Tillary Sectional Sofa in our house. A real review. Check it out.

Honestly, This Is Tillary

After living with the West Elm Tillary sectional for about 10 months and receiving countless emails …

August 14, 2014 in Decor, Living Room
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Rug pad from RugPadUSA.com

Baby’s First Area Rug

The rug pad shown in this post was provided to me by RugPadUSA.com in exchange for a …

August 13, 2014 in Flooring, Living Room, Supporting Sponsors
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Our modern treehouse, with the raw wood railing.

Our Great Treehouse (Railings + A Modern Roofline)

I think there’s a lot to be said about making long term investments like this …

August 06, 2014 in Backyard
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Rainbow kitchen, courtesy of Photoshop and our 7-year old.

Rainbow Kitchen Cabinets (+ Better Options)

I made a New Years Resolution for DIY Network that I was going to attempt to …

July 28, 2014 in DIY Network Projects, Kitchen
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Spraying stain onto our t1-11 treehouse panels.

Our Great Treehouse (The Lowdown On The Spraydown)

We got a bit ahead of ourselves on the whole treehouse thing and stained the …

July 27, 2014 in Backyard, DIY, Supporting Sponsors
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Cutting a circle into T1-11 for the kid's treehouse modern window.

Our Great Treehouse (The Walls-Up-Update)

I’d grade us a solid-A on our success in the proclaimed “Summer of Making No Plans.” Travel …

July 23, 2014 in Backyard, DIY
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