In the Summer of 2014 we moved from a 3 bedroom, 1,300 sq ft. cape cod to our current 4 bedroom, 2,100 sq ft. colonial. During the first few weeks in the new house we thought, “Wow, there’s so much more room! How will we ever fill it up?” Silly us. It was almost too easy… Continue reading Creating a playroom
This weekend we went to a local apple orchard to pick apples. It’s something my daughter had never experienced, but she loves apples and, as expected, she had a blast! The apples were HUGE and I thought would be great for apple crisp. So later that day, my daughter and I got to making one… Continue reading Autumn Bucket List: Apple Picking – and a recipe!
Who’s there? Blue. When we first moved in our door was a hunter green. It could have been pretty enough on it’s own, but the problem was that the shutters are a sage green and the two colors didn’t play well. Insert dilemma… Do I paint the door to pair well with the shutters? Do… Continue reading Knock, knock!
It’s my favorite time of year – Autumn! That means apple picking, donuts and cider, hayrides, and the pumpkin patch. Last weekend was our first visit to the pumpkin patch and my daughter had a blast. Seriously, she’s still talking about it. The best part about going so early in the season is that the weather… Continue reading Autumn Bucket List: The Pumpkin Patch
It’s been just over a year of living in our “new” house. We moved in June 2014 and endured a full Winter in Western New York without utilizing our fireplace. This year I wanted to make sure we had the ambiance and warmth of our fireplace during the colder months, so I hired a chimney inspector.… Continue reading That’s a lot of wood!