November 26: What did you do last weekend?

The family man in me looks at the weekend as a time to accomplish two things. One, make progress on a home project and two, do something significant with the family. If I can do both, Home Run! Thanksgiving weekend and accomplishment are not necessarily complimentary...

Why are plumbing repairs the worst?

Raise your hand if you absolutely despise plumbing repairs…This guy! Plumbing is simple. Water flows down hill. Turn this valve here and water flows there. So, why does every plumbing repair require no less than 3 trips to the hardware store? Honestly, I think...

Painting Grass Cloth Wallpaper

Last spring Lauren and I finally wrapped up William’s (kiddo #2) bedroom after a two month stay in the NICU (he and the room are all good, thank you). Reluctantly, we had to paint over the original grass cloth wallpaper. We simply couldn’t find any other way to...