Category Archives: Making a home

Our family traditions

The winter break is nigh and most people around us are celebrating the traditional American way; shopping, decorating, getting together with family and probably eating too much. We are also planning on doing all of the above. Traditions are fun … Continue reading

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A Week in the Bathroom

With all of the festivals behind us and the fall catalog done for the business, I can now relax and spend a week crawling around on the floor in Sagan’s bathroom. No, I haven’t been sick – but it has … Continue reading

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Courage in the Laundry Room

Earlier I posted on my floor mosaic project and since then I’ve sketched out some rough designs and also gathered mosaic tiles from different sources. But I’m intimidated. This project is outside of my “comfort zone” and so I’ve decided … Continue reading

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The wood beneath my feet

We’re not traveling right now. I’ve got time to finish the gazillions of projects I started- gazillions of years ago. One of them is the hole left in the flooring. Menards is as far as I’ve been venturing out these … Continue reading

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Making a home

From this blog, you might get the idea that I have no nesting urge. On the contrary, hoarding is a dominant trait I’ve inherited from my mother’s side (and Sagan’s closet is proof she’s got the hoarding gene as well). … Continue reading

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