So one of the goals that SSH and I have set for our house is to not use herbicides or pesticides unless absolutely necessary. (Fire ant piles are one of the few things so far that’s been necessary) We use neem oil, baking soda, and other preventative measures with our plants, plus a mulching lawnmower [...]
The kitchen is de-wallpapered, plastered, primed, and painted. All 83 cabinets/drawers have new hardware (It only took my buying out THREE Home Stores to get enough.) The refrigerator is plugged in and working. The dishwasher has a new “stainless” front plate. All the shelves in the kitchen have shelf paper. What’s left? Adjusting some of [...]
First – @Steve – You’ll be happy to know that we moved our little mini fridge over to the new house today (having access to a pickup truck meant we moved a LOT of other stuff too), and that it does, in fact, have beer in it. \o/ Of course, it’s mostly bottled water and [...]
Thursday we closed on the house. Friday, my dad and grandparents came with a truck of stuff from their storage unit that had been saved for us in the new house. Since their arrival, Spaceship Husband and I have been working basically nonstop, with the help of our various guests. My family left Saturday evening, [...]
Hi! I'm Anna.
I ramble, have too many hobbies, and post anything that strikes my fancy. On any given day, I might be knitting, sewing, working on my house, presenting a recipe or discussing something deeper. Though maybe food can be pretty deep too.
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