Midcentury library table used as a dining room table.

Behold! Our Vintage Oak Dining Set

It was about two years ago that I began campaigning hard for a table and …

November 20, 2015 in Being Thrifty, Casual Celebrations, Dining Room
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Planting garlic in fall.

Growing Garlic

Alt title: Keeping my friends at arms length. I know quite a few people who grow …

November 05, 2015 in Gardening
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Make better use of your backyard space with a wood storage container made of an upcycled fence post.

Three Fall Projects

It’s not too late to knock a few more outdoor chores off your list, take …

October 30, 2015 in Backyard, DIY, DIY Network Projects
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Driving the Cyclone Rake, perfect lawn vacuum.

So, You Wanted To Know What A Cyclone Rake Is?

For the first year ever I’ve been persuading the leaves to fall from the trees. …

October 27, 2015 in Backyard, Supporting Sponsors, Tools
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Peeling and coring apples for applesauce.

Applesauce For Ages

My parents planted apple trees 30 years ago when they moved into their home. Macoun, …

October 21, 2015 in DIY, Gardening, Kitchen
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Paint the details around the windows in the door.

Side Door Makeover

Most of my summer was spent on maintenance, and home maintenance is time consuming and not …

October 19, 2015 in DIY, Entryway
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Art Attack #6

My mom returned from a cruise earlier this year with a renewed interest in watercoloring, …

October 15, 2015 in Art Attack
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Decorate your windows for Halloween with little peeping monster eyes.

I See You

I’m pretty sure that I’ve forever frightened the toddler away from the entryway with this …

October 13, 2015 in DIY, Holiday-Related Projects, Windows
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Our EMTEK lock and knob, contemporary design for our midcentury home.

Awesome EMTEK

If you tuned in last week, you’d have seen that the front door has been …

August 31, 2015 in Entryway, Home Safety
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Painting a front door a mossy green to coordinate with flagstone facade.

Two Super Entryway Updates

Falling into the realm of “things I’m super happy I got around to this summer,” …

August 25, 2015 in DIY, DIY Network Projects, Entryway
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