Yearly Archives: 2014

These are a Few of My Favorite Things…

Sound Of Music Favorite Things_Feature

It’s been a whole year since my 1st Annual Favorite Things Post! Can you even freaking believe how time flies? Can you even freaking believe I remembered to write a 2nd Annual Favorite Things Post?? I know. Me either. Yet, … Continue reading

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A Tutorial. Sort of. No, not really.

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You know I’m not big on tutorials. I normally couldn’t care less about teaching you anything. (It’s all about me…) But, because it’s the season of giving, I’ve decided to give you the gift of the DIY shower curtain! Yeah, I did … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Curtain

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A long time ago, in a crappy house far, far away, there lived a pale princess named… um… Spackle. Yeah, OK. Princess Spackle. She had to rescue herself from… well, from herself because she’s a dumbass who tore her whole house … Continue reading

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Crappy Shelves

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I apologize in advance for this post. I know you’ve waited patiently for a whole month for me to write something new and I’m telling you now, this post won’t feel like it was worth the wait. At all. This is … Continue reading

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By the Yard

Hedges Feature

Who does a little bit of yard work on their crappy house and then expects strangers on the internet to care about it? Well, obviously, I do because here I am!

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It’s a Gray Area

Disgusting Living Room

There’s nothing extraordinary about this post. All I did was paint. It’s not that hard. You can do it. You probably have done it. Big freaking deal. But my living room is finally looking like an actual room in a real … Continue reading

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My House is Not a Victorian.

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Well, duh! My house is a crappy ranch. I just want you to be aware that I’m aware that I don’t live here. Oh, if only. I could decorate the crap out of that house. I lurve Victorian inspired décor. Curvy legged furniture and tufted … Continue reading

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A Pointless Poll

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If I tell you your opinion doesn’t matter to me at all, would you still want to give it to me anyway? Great! It doesn’t! Let’s take a pointless poll…

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Gettin’ Jiggy Wit it.

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I needed bookcases. So, in my best booming voice, I said, “LET THERE BE BOOKCASES!” And there were no bookcases. And then I remembered I do not possess the power of God so I’d have to get off my ass … Continue reading

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No Figs For You!

No Figs Feature

My fig tree is pissed! Here it is, mid June, and there’s not a leaf in site. You may recall me bragging about how tough my fig tree is. That post is here if you want to read it (and … Continue reading

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My house has mold…

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…ing! Oh, yeah! Molding, baby! Installed. By me. Two months of talking about it and, BAM, it’s done. Just like that. In the blink of an eye. (Not a normal person’s eye blink. Maybe a coma patient’s…) How many pictures of molding can you … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary to Me!*

Crappy House Before Feature

Three years ago today I closed on my crappy house. My, how time flies! I thought I’d write a post to chronicle just how far I’ve come since the day I signed my name 47 times and relinquished all of my money … Continue reading

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