Monday, March 28, 2016

diy upholstered headboard

Welcome! This was a fairly simple DIY project, assuming you have a Kreg Jig and a drill. You also need to know how to use a Kreg Jig and a drill, or have someone who knows how to use a Kreg Jig and a drill and also happens to love you.

You also need scissors. And a schtapler. And duct tape. Wait a minute. Nope, no duct tape for this one. Oh! And an iron! I'll shut up now.

My tutorial skills are downright enviable, you know.  In fact, I would say they are on even par with Eddie's ability to keep his beard clean.

Allow me to illustrate:




Now that you have zero expectations, we can continue.

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Friday, March 25, 2016

happy 14th birthday eddie!

Today marks Eddie the Schnauzer's unofficial 14th birthday! I say unofficial because he was roughly two years old when we adopted him and, as of today, it's been exactly twelve years since he came to rescue us.



He did have teeth, once upon a time. And more fur.

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Saturday, March 19, 2016

walk-in closet makeover {part two}

Hello all you lovely people who haven't given up on me! And welcome newcomers!

First of all, I didn't hear that anyone picked up on my little play on words for the title of the post. Too far out there?

(If you missed part one, check it out HERE.)

There was some really big news that may have included this:



Grandnugget is due in September!

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Monday, March 14, 2016

walk-in closet makeover {part one}

I'm back! Wait. I'm back and no one told me. Why am I always the last to know?


I have some SUPER-CRAZY-AWESOME news at the end of the post, so you don't want to miss this!

But first things first. Eddie says hello! Because let's face it--he's the most important (and most entertaining) mammal on this blog.


Answer to Q1: No, I don't know what's on his ridiculous nose.
Answer to Q2: Yes, those are Phil's sexy legs in the background. He's washing dishes which makes them even sexier.

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