Category Archives: Home Dec

Our Kitchen Reno | The Wet Bar revamped

I’ve stopped blogging about the kitchen reno because we are so close to done, but have put some things on hold as we get ready for the semester to start. I’ve got fabric dyed for curtains and want to get them hung before I gussy the kitchen up and take some primo “after” pictures. Plus…..I… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Headed to the End

We’re getting to the end, hooray! Hubby got the dividers for the island drawer made, it holds a tremendous amount of stuff! Then he got started demoing the bottom half of the wet bar! He put upper cabinets in at the very beginning of the reno, and now we’re going to cut down the old… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Working on the Island

Andrew got the drawer built for the island today! This whomping huge drawer is going to be divided to hold all the big cookie sheets, cutting boards, trays etc… He made the sides and the drawer front out of 1/2″ plywood and then used 1/4′” MDF to divide the sides into panels that mimic the… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Allllllmost Done!!!

Well, we’re almost done! I really can’t believe it! We’ve had a great time using the kitchen…several times I’ve been doing something at the counter and I’ll think “I wish I had some light” and VOILA! I can turn on the under the counter lights and see! 🙂 A couple of my friends have asked… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | the Pantry

Well, we’re knocking things off the to-do list on this reno! But first, I actually got to cook in the kitchen! I made some sourdough waffles, and when I was getting started, I got a little nervous, to actually use my new kitchen! But I got over it and made waffles! Then, it was on… Continue Reading

Meetup | August Goals

What a month July was! Soooooo busy, and sooooo productive. The only thing I didn’t count on was how much time I’d have to spend running around during the Pokorny seminar, and this ultimately stopped me from being able to launch Dyeing 103 before the kitchen reno started. 🙁 But start the reno we did… Continue Reading