Paint it Green
I recently tackled the floor in the laundry room which had been vexing me for some time. The original epoxy floor (white) was delaminating. ...
Hey, Let's rip up the House
I'm repainting Ethan's room and Oy vey, what a mess. I am reminded why it is so much easier to paint a room with no shit in it. I mo...
Anyone out there? I realize it's been a year and a half of radio silence. Like with most, my life's been turned upside-down because ...
This and That
I believe this is week seven of Covid-19 lockdown. Yadda, yadda, yadda, like most people, I'm feeling at the same time overwhelmed and ...
This is the saga of trying to find a right sized chair and failing. Xtra large furniture is a pet peeve of mine....bear with me if I'...
The Strange Times of COVID19
Good lordy, I'm not even sure how to write this post. COVID-19 everywhere. We are in day 3 of shelter in place here in SF. It's fre...
Spring Patio Cleanup
As spring approaches -in reality it's practically here, I have been itching to get the rear patio and garden spruced and looking go...
Early Spring Garden Update
In the past few weeks, I've done a bit of garden clean up. This really could be two posts but I'm going to combine it into one. ...
Main Bath Follow Up
More than a year ago I posted about painting this bathroom and changing out the shades . I don't know why I dropped the reveal, but h...
I've written briefly before about my love of a tie-dyed sweater. Since then, I've churned out more than a few. Usually I make the...
Mock It Up
It has been almost 12 years since we built our house and moved in. Recently we have been reevaluating our lighting choices throughout t...
This year I had my shit together enough to actually plant some narcissus bulbs in November (albeit the end). They didn't bloom until ...
Last summer we purchased 11 large livestock water tanks to use as planters on the front and rear roof decks. I transplanted some tree...
This spring/summer, exhausted by the news cycle, the vibe of the country and stressors in my personal life, I turned to gardening as a re...
Hand Blocked Linen Shades
I recently worked on some hand blocked linen, commissioned for roman shades, for a gorgeous house in London.
How To Make A Stump Planter
I have been extremely productive lately. So much so that I've not taken the time to post a single thing in weeks! I finished this lit...
A Jute Wrapped Upcycled Lamp
I always love a makeover project -where an uglyish object can be salvaged and made into something a bit more attractive with very little ...
A New Cedar Ceiling
Ok, so it's been a while, I realize. Lots going on in this little world of mine. That said, it is with great pleasure and self satisf...
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