#994 Birthday Day 2.

For day 2 of the birthday extravaganza, I had a date with Mitter at Tabella, home of the world’s most delicious house salad: And then he showed...

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#993 My 27th Year.

Today I turned 27 years old. Per usual, Ben saw to make it more special than the average birthday (see here and here). He snuck out of bed before t...

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#992 Hurricane Day 2.

Today we got the actual brunt of the storm, though it wasn’t severe at all, just rain and strong winds that made the air feel cooler. I spent a ...

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#990 Hurricane Prep.

If you know me, you know how much I love having a list of things to do and checking them off. When I got home from work Ben was just heading out th...

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#989 Late Night TV Time.

I’ve been struggling with a rough cold or sinus infection this week, and I’m feeling particularly sluggish and lazy. So after an episode of Felicit...

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#988 Finished Guest Bath.

We finished the guest bath today: And my favorite thing about it are these beautiful letterpress prints that were gifts from our friend Cas...

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#987 Upstairs Paint, Part 1.

Today with Jesse’s help, we painted the big upstairs bedroom Dover White like the rest of the house. Before, it was a really perfect sage green, bu...

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#986 Downstairs House Tour.

A few days ago there was a post here about our finished house tour, but we’re under consideration for a magazine feature and the publisher asked us...

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#985 Champ.

In the 1970s, my daddy had a dove hunting dog that he loved dearly. His name was Champ. When Champ died, he had an artist do an oil portrait of him...

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#984 Sconce Lamps.

Alright here’s what happened. A month or so ago, we were in Lowe’s and I spotted these two beat up boxes on the bottom shelf that contained THE gre...

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