APR
2012
16

Front Flower Beds After

About a month ago, I did a post about the flower beds in the front of our house. Shortly after that, we did some shopping and planting, and now they look like this: Before¬†shot of the flower bed on the left in the above photo (sorry it’s not exactly the same angle):   And after (the rosemary and lavender got major haircuts): Before: And after: I’m pretty happy with the results thus far. Isn’t it amazing what a difference a month can make?

APR
2012
05

This Little Light of Mine

One of the home improvement projects that I’ve been working on slowly over time is replacing all of the builder-style light fixtures in it. It’s even on my Mighty List! Since this has the potential to be a very expensive project, Mister P and I have been tackling each light one by one. Most recently, it was the fixture over our kitchen sink. Here’s what it looked like in March of 2010 (when this photo was taken): Most of the light fixtures in our house were a similar style to the one above upon move-in. In fact, we have the…