Category Archives: Product/Service Review

Foam Party

Phew! I was a little worried about how my choice to replace the rotten wood arch with foam would go over but y’all are an understanding bunch. I honestly think it’s the best choice for this project and I had … Continue reading

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Cordless Staplers

Since I recently admitted to being 3 {very large} degrees away from wearing festive vests, I feel I need to balance that kindergarden-teacher-eque confession with something much cooler. Because apparently I’m also that girl who spends her lunch hour researching … Continue reading

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Hello, New Favorite Appliance

Maybe it’s just me but this summer seems like it was WAY hotter than normal. Like steamy, melty hot. Prior to moving into this 1880′s rowhome, “home” was in a newly renovated high-rise building – complete with all the luxuries … Continue reading

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Change of Address Cards

We’re sending out change of address cards. {FINALLY!} Yes, we closed on the house May 29th. And yes, we moved in back in September. And I’m well aware that Christmas cards should be going out soon-ish. In hopes that Christmas … Continue reading

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Roy Vaccaro’s New York Old Iron

Located under the F train and next to the Lowes parking lot in Brooklyn, NJ is New York Old Iron, an iron salvage yard. Recommended by Cara at casaCARA, we stopped by on the off-chance they would have iron to … Continue reading

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Amber Lion Antiques

Amber Lion Antiques was one of my favorite antique shops in college. It’s small but I could browse for over an hour. There’s a lot to look at but it’s not super cluttered; neatly organized but layered. I purchased my … Continue reading

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Shagged

A little while back, I confessed that we didn’t own rugs. They’re typically expensive little suckers. But we needed one. Not “needed” because it would help the design of the room {which it does} or simply because we ought to … Continue reading

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More Free Paint!

Glidden is doing another FREE PAINT Giveaway. This time you have to mail a non-Glidden paint label in with your form. Offer is good through Sunday, October 11, 2009┬áso act quick! My pick? Pumpkin Patch. {I won’t be painting an … Continue reading

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K & S Auto Glass

Today was all about productivity; hence the late post. After our downer of a welcome, fixing the window became top priority. Yesterday I called around to a few different local places and got a quote from Safelite {the chain our … Continue reading

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Raymond Jewelers

All this renovating & painting left my engagement & wedding rings pretty skuzzy. They were covered in paint & grime. A quick 5 minute trip into Raymond Jewelers & $3 later, my sparkly friends were back to sparkling. They did … Continue reading

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