For almost 10 years we’ve been staring at the insulation peeking out from around the sides of one of the dining room windows. You know how … Continue reading Punch list: living/dining rooms
A few months back, a local photographer – Kim Campbell of Campbell Salgado Studio – came to the bungalow to photograph the insanity! Actually, it wasn’t all that insane – just a relaxing couple of hours of parents, kids and pugs soaking up the sunshine and smiling for the camera.
As I mentioned in my previous post, it rarely snows in Portland, so Sunday’s blanketing of the area was an unexpected surprise. Apparently, it may snow … Continue reading Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow!
…at least in the living room. Unfortunately, the rest of the house is still a mess. I don’t really feel like sharing photos of the chaos, so here’s … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…
Stephanie had encouraged me for awhile to get prints made of some of my pictures, so that we could hang them up in the house. A … Continue reading Deck the Walls
With as much demolition and construction as we’ve done since moving here four years ago, we haven’t had much time (or money!) for furniture shopping. Thus, … Continue reading ‘New” Living Room Furniture
Living room, decorated for Christmas Continue reading Finished living room
By the time we we purchased our bungalow in 2004, it had been abused as a rental house for well over a decade. As you might … Continue reading Bungalow Lighting
We had the floors refinished just before moving in. This is one of about three things that we did hire out. Floor refinishing is an … Continue reading Floors refinished
These look much better than the old (non) windows. Continue reading New living room windows, from outside