Category Archives: out front

Finally Some Pretty

After all that grossness yesterday, lets move on to something much more pleasant. Like FLOWERS!! Since before we closed, there has been a planter that sits just to the left of our front stairs. It looks like terra cotta but … 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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The Long Lost Gate

First, I have to give a HUGE shout out and THANK YOU to Cara Greenburg of casaCARA.  Back in February she wrote about an iron salvage tucked under the F train tracks and next to the Lowes parking lot all … Continue reading

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Bad Birdies

I swung by the house Thursday morning to peer in the front windows at our in-process floor refinishing. While walking up to the house I looked up, thankful it wasn’t raining for a change. Then I saw this. Need a … Continue reading

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Need a locksmith?

The previous owner wasn’t living in the house when we closed. While they lived here when they first bought the place, it’s been rented out to various college kids for the past 5 years. We got a whole wad of … Continue reading

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