Category: Home Improvement

#92: The Household Staples We Never Buy

#92: The Household Staples We Never Buy

[ad_1] Do you reject certain “household staples?” We do! And it turns out a lot of other people do too – to the point that experts are saying they might someday disappear. So this week we’re breaking down how and why the typical home (and its contents) might be changing, along with revealing what modern […]

Our Family’s Favorite Spring Break Yet

private pool at family spring break rental in pompano beach florida

[ad_1] Since our daughter started elementary school a few years ago, spring break has become an increasingly precious opportunity to get away, clock some quality family time, and soak in some long-overdue warm weather. Last year’s spring break vacation to Cape Canaveral, Florida checked all of the right boxes and we were tempted to just […]

#93: One Month. No Superfluous Shopping. Can We Do It?

#93: One Month. No Superfluous Shopping. Can We Do It?

[ad_1] Can we go a whole month without buying anything we don’t need? That’s the challenge we’ve handed ourselves as part of a self-imposed month-long shopping ban. So this week we’re sharing how we were inspired by Cait Flanders’ “Year of Less” and how we’re adapting her rules for our own lives. Plus, the duplex […]

Let The Duplex Rebuilding Begin!

Let The Duplex Rebuilding Begin!

[ad_1] I should warn you that most of the pictures (and the video!) in the post don’t really scream “rebuilding” (it’s more like “WHAT HAPPENED TO THAT HOUSE?!) but there has actually been a ton of progress at the duplex. So we thought we’d update you guys on the flurry of activity that has occurred […]

Disguising Ugly Stuff In A Laundry Room

laundry room with top loading washer and ikea storage cabinet with floating shelves

[ad_1] If you have some ugly things in your laundry room you’re interested in hiding, or you’re just looking for photos of a laundry room with a top loader (since most online photos feature front loaders with a big counter over them), well this post is for you. After months of simmering in the background, […]