The Fireplace Follow Up

Our fireplace is an evolving work of art. I’ve written about it here, and here and here.  Over the summer I was ready to do some demo and repair but I couldn’t part with the drawings the girls had done just yet.  So, instead I finally got the nerve to do what I originally intended…

We’re so hip…?

I just read this article on Remodelista and it made me feel like we’re ahead of the hip curve.  There’s a whole back story to our fireplace. You can read about right here.  I was going to have it redone soon but none of us here at home are ready to let go of our…

The House is My Canvas

This is how we roll on a Tuesday afternoon. We had 40’s French music playing. Annika was hot and decided to only wear her bloomers while she drew on the fire place.  I’m on the couch laughing and cheering Annika on as she does the funniest dance! These are the days I’ll be most proud…

The Fireplace

Our fireplace is looking rather dreadful these days.  The week we brought the baby home from the hospital the fireplace started to fall apart…again.  How ironic is this?  Four years ago when we brought P home from the hospital,  the fireplace lost two tiles from the top. My dad was staying with us at the…