What I’ve Learned as a Homeowner

| October 3, 2011

September marked my second anniversary as a homeowner and official grown-up. Buying and managing a house has provided many lessons for this naïve homeowner.

A Little Paint, Much More Function

| February 7, 2011

I had a little problem. Several of my bulkier necklaces wouldn’t fit into my slender jewelry box, and I wanted to find a way to keep them organized and handy. So I created these: During a trip to Hobby Lobby, I found two pale pink metal jacket holders with crystal knobs. The metal itself was […]

Let There Be Light

| February 23, 2010

You learn a lot when you buy a house, particulaly an older one, and I’ve had one learning experience after another since buying my house in September 2009.  My friend Darcy, who is a homeowner in my neighborhood, asked me to share the things I’ve done to my house. My house was built in 1964, but […]