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The Armstrong Bathroom Makeover Catastrophe

UPDATE: If you don’t normally read the comments on these posts I highly recommend you make an exception in this case. Holy crap, the nutters have come out! Two years ago when we moved into this house (a process chronicled here, here, here, and here) we knew that at some point we were going to [...]

Acrylic drawer organizers

As part of our recent bathroom makeover project I bought several sets of these acrylic drawer organizers from The Container Store to arrange the cosmetics in the vanity drawers. I’ve got these organizers in almost every other drawer in the house, and I find that the best way to combat a messy drawer is to [...]

From the father of my children

Jon bought me a huge bouquet of pink roses and lilies for Mother’s Day, and then yesterday he watched Leta so that I could take an all-day nap. The nap I asked for, the flowers are something he thought up on his own. It was one of those sweet, quiet gestures that suggests he’d like [...]