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Our kitchen table, circa 1993.

The Traveling Table

In the early ’90s, this custom tabletop was made by uncle for a space in …

October 30, 2014 in Other Pads
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A mid-century made modern house tour

A Modern Suburban Dream Pad

Every once in awhile I get up the courage to invite myself into someone else’s …

September 10, 2012 in Other Pads
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Hedge trimming.

Hedging It Out

Another big thanks owed to Black & Decker for making this possible. I’m under no …

May 22, 2012 in Curb Appeal, DIY, Gardening, Other Pads, Supporting Sponsors
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1970's Christening Outfit. And Pete.

Labor Day Traditions

Happy Labor Day, Peeps. Last year, Pete and I celebrated the long holiday weekend by …

September 05, 2011 in Backyard, Holiday-Related Projects, Other Pads
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Beach house renovation.

Touring A Beach Cottage

Robbie’s beach house is a top pick in my book, and I think you’ll like …

September 01, 2011 in Other Pads
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Blue cottage tour.

Little Blue Cottage

I noticed on Saturday afternoon that my favorite beach cottage in the neighborhood had made …

August 22, 2011 in Other Pads
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Mexico modern homes.

A Construction Work-pad: Modern Mexican Housing

We did one unplanned and unexpected thing when we were in Mexico last week that …

August 16, 2011 in Other Pads, Work-pads
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Tree chipping!

I’m Chipper For This Chipper

New treescaping obsession? The wood chipper. I’m a self-professed landscaping tool virgin, never really having …

June 10, 2011 in Gardening, Other Pads, Tools
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Window trim finishing.

I Learned To Frame A Window

…And that is what I consider a sizeable accomplishment. Self-pat on back. Pete had installed …

April 28, 2011 in DIY, Other Pads, Windows
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Drywall Amateurs For The Win

What’s up, aspiring DIY drywallers? Here’s a little advice: TRY IT. You won’t do as …

April 19, 2011 in Bedrooms, DIY, Other Pads
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