Monthly Archives: December 2009

Happy 2nd to Us

It’s our second anniversary. I’m sitting in bed, not because we’ve been romantic & lazy, but because it’s the only warm spot in the house. Thank you, heated mattress pad; you’re super clutch. Our heat is off again. It’s 55 … Continue reading

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Creepy Dolls

While cleaning out the homes of grandparents and great aunts & uncles, you come across all sorts of stuff. Heirloom quilts, old family photographs, and other little treasures are carefully tucked away, packed in boxes and drawers for safe keeping. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Eve

We’re taking today off from blogging to spend the day hanging out & celebrating with family. Of course by posting this, we’re actually blogging. Either way…back to the food! Merry Christmas!

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Best Neighbors Ever

This weekend it snowed and we weren’t home. While Brick City didn’t get as much as Eva, we weren’t looking forward to shoveling it when we rolled in at 11pm on Sunday night. As we unloaded the car ~ dreading … Continue reading

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A Piece of Newark History

I’m guest posting over at Glocally Newark. Come check out our latest eBay find!! I’ll give you a hint…

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Christmas Traditions

The last week of Dare to DIY. {tear} Monday, Dec. 21: Dare to… have traditions! Everyone has traditions for the Holidays. Tell us all about your favorites or start a new tradition to share. Christmastime brings with it a lot … Continue reading

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The Christmas Card that Could’ve Been

Since our Christmas Cards went out Wednesday, I thought it’d be fun to share what they almost looked like. Early on, we decided to go with a postcard. Last year we did a folded card, this year a postcard, who … Continue reading

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Dear Santa

Brick City Love’s Christmas Wish List   Container Store gift cards The Container Store is currently running a “Buy $100 in gift cards, Get a $25 one for yourself” promotion. We plan to use their free-standing Elfa system for our walk-in … Continue reading

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It’s a Wonderful Wreath

Sunday was spent Christmas-fying our home. We don’t go all out; the thought of having to put everything away before Valentines Day keeps my decorating desires in check. Or maybe it’s because we’re in the middle of a stalled renovation. … Continue reading

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Busy Busy

Sorry for the lack of a post today. We’re wrapped up with a little time sensative project. Back tomorrow with pictures our wreath!

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