CSA haul from Porter Farms, August 2015

Our 1st Year With a CSA

Our family indulged in our first CSA experience this year after I came across this demystifying spreadsheet …

December 02, 2015 in Gardening, Helping The Economy, Kitchen
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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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A vintage Amerock Chromium knob from our 1950's kitchen.

Genuine Amerock, Circa 1950

It’s not that our basement was filled with junk when we moved in; quite the …

February 13, 2015 in Kitchen
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Kenmore Gas Range, baby proofing.

My Range Of Impulsivity

I saw a statistic before the Thanksgiving holiday about the percentage of Black Friday shoppers who bought …

December 09, 2014 in Kitchen
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Eames-inspired coat rack with round beads.

A Mean Midcentury Inspired Coat Rack

We haven’t nailed down great shoe/jacket/bag storage points in our home yet. There are always …

October 28, 2014 in DIY, Kitchen, Organized
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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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Kitchen ceiling painting... like whoa.

DIY Network: More Beige, Beige, Beige

Lately, making upgrades to our kitchen has been my most focused effort. You really wouldn’t …

April 11, 2014 in DIY, DIY Network Projects, Kitchen
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Kitchen, old stove, old wallpaper, old everything.

The Oven With 9 Lives

We were fine with the notion of going without a microwave last June when we …

March 18, 2014 in Kitchen
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The sellers lived with the dishwasher blocking a drawer for a long time.

Dude, Dishwasher Duty

It was hard to take a weekend away from the house so soon after moving; …

June 25, 2013 in DIY, Kitchen
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Eesh, what a crack job. Our kitchen grout has gone bad.

We Have Grout Issues, Yo

Our kitchen floor tiles were once something that brought us a lot of joy and …

May 07, 2013 in Kitchen
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