Home is Where the Heart Is

Big Changes Small Changes

February 13, 2015

A couple of weekends ago, we painted the entire upstairs. It’s something we’ve talked about for a couple of years now–the living room was a nice enough blue, but the dining room was this green that turned out WAY brighter & yellow/green than we had thought it would, and it just never was our favorite. […]

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Smoke & Ash

May 19, 2014

Last week was rough. If you don’t follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you may not know that we were smack in the middle of the big wildfires in San Diego county last week. Of the 9? 10? fires that broke out over the week, we were sandwiched directly between two of the major ones. […]

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It’s Magical In Here

February 12, 2014

On Monday, I got my last Christmas present, the thing I wanted most of all–someone to clean my house. I’m not a great housekeeper in general–we don’t live in filth, but I’d rather spend my time doing other things than cleaning–but after the November & December of sickness and injury, I really wanted someone to […]

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Clearing Away the Bathroom Clutter

February 28, 2013

I’m going to show you something really disturbing. Just prepare yourselves. This (terrible terrible) photo shows you the sad, scary state of my bathroom vanity area. I’d hang my head in shame at how terrible it is, but I’m beyond embarrassment at this point. So the thing about our bathroom is that there are two […]

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Pretty Makeup Organization, or How My Husband Is Awesome

February 3, 2012

One of the earliest things I found on Pinterest  was this fun little makeup display: Source: laurathoughts81.blogspot.com via rambleginger on Pinterest   I’ve been obsessed with it since then, because I think it would address some of my problems with my makeup (namely, that it either gets buried in my one little drawer to the […]

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