Category Archives: kitchen

Kitchen: Cabinets. Island. Life.

So last week I dropped the ball on updating you guys. I meant to do it Wednesday night and then Thursday but it never happened. Life has been…jam.packed. I don’t really talk about my day job here but I work … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Up, Up, & Away!

As with any project, there are multiple moving parts & projects and I bounce around, often working on several things at once. Or at least several things each week. Last week, I talked about my foray into the wonderful world … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Islands & Bucket Lists

Have you ever dreamt about doing something? Bucket list kind of dreamt. Something that someday, somehow you’ll do. Welding has been on my list for yeeeeeeeeeeeeeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarrrrrrrrrrssssssssss. I know. I’m an odd duck. (At least I’m not an ugly duck. OHHHHH!!!!) … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Buttoned Up

This was supposed to go up Wednesday but work & life has been crazy. My bad. Last week there was a lot of ground work laying. All sorts of little things that don’t look like anything but need to happen … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Please Stand By

I have a super long post about all the wicked awesome progress made this week but it’s not done yet and I’m late for work. This evening, my friends. This evening. A thousand apologies. In the meantime, go check out … Continue reading

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Kitchen: The Perfect Slabs

So Sarah is going to regale you with how “epic” her little tiled backsplash is? All those perfect little white rectangles. That’s cute. I see your lightweight, ceramic rectangles and raise you two giant slabs of soapstoney awesomeness. BOOM. Oh … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Holy Sh!t Just Pick a Faucet Already

My march towards templating has reached that point where decisions need to be made. Decisions that should/could/would have been made a long time ago if I 1) wasn’t completely difficult or 2) liked what normal people like. Instead I find … Continue reading

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Kitchen: More Cabinets!

Welcome back to another episode of DUELING DIY! (DUN duh DUNNNNNNNNNNNN!!!!!!) As I mentioned last week, I waffle between going chronologically with these posts and just jumping in with where things are TO.DAY. I’m feeling the real-time update TO.DAY. Mostly … Continue reading

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Kitchen: Speaking Up About Laying Pipe

Fire be damned! The kitchen must move forward!! CHARGE!!!!!!!!! The tricky part about this kitchen renovation is juggling between the past and present. The project started in 2012 but here we are in 2014 and it’s still ongoing. I’m left … Continue reading

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Grateful for Brick Walls

Today you are supposed to open your readers to dizzying parts progress and smack-talk related to the ongoing saga that is my kitchen renovation. Unfortunately, I have none of that for you today. The past 2 weeks, I have been … Continue reading

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