Ryan built this awesome planter box a couple weekends ago from cedar, it’s on wheels/casters, & has rope pulls which make it movable – it’s pretty great! So, now that it’s warming up & safe to plant, we had the pleasure of picking out what we’d like in our firstContinue Reading

We had a VERY busy, but very rewarding & productive weekend; we finally revamped our guest room/office & are so happy with the outcome! After many hours of work & trips to IKEA (three shelving units, a bike rack, a desk, a wall shelf, & other miscellaneous items), the hardware store, etc.,Continue Reading

Our patio doesn’t look like this quite yet, but it will soon! And with the weather being so gorgeous in Ann Arbor today (high of 80 – in April – & that’s impressive here!), I am struggling to sit in my office when I can hear the birds chirping outsideContinue Reading

This last week was filled with lots of things, both good, bad, & ugly…  Luckily, the good seem to have far outweighed both the bad & ugly! Here are a few of the good: EMU’s Annual Art Faculty Show opening reception on Tuesday Visiting & touring the Ann Arbor Schakolad ChocolateContinue Reading

Everytime I Look for You by Blink 182, that’s the last song on my workout mix that was playing at the end of our 20 minute tabata workout today. Tabata seems to have several slightly varying definitions, but basically it’s 20 seconds of intense exercise with 10 seconds of restContinue Reading

I love to decorate the house for the holidays; it’s always my favorite time of year & I love to come home to cheery holiday lights, a Christmas tree all done up with ornaments & lights, garland, mistletoe, & potted poinsettias. When it’s cold outside, coming home to a warmContinue Reading