Here are 2017’s yearbook pictures. Most of you already know me, Mighty Pip – or just Pip for short. Last year you met Nigel when he came from New York for a visit. You also met Penny when we headed to Arizona to visit her. Now we are happy to introduce you to our newest member… Continue reading Yearbook Pictures
I headed outside as I was in need of a change of scenery. All the house renovations was starting to drive me stir crazy. In my walk I came across this beautiful flowering bush. My fair Camellia, how stunning you are in the middle of winter!
Ah, there is something about a new day dawning. The freshness of the new day. A promise of something exciting. We have the choice to make each and every day good. Unanticipated events may unfold that work to our favor which makes our day awesome. Some events may work against us but if we have… Continue reading New Day Dawning
What is it about a renovation that makes you want new furniture? With the living room freshly wallpapered and the new flooring installed, the hand-me-down furniture now looks old and worn out. So we decided to head out and do some furniture shopping. We found a very royal looking chair but it was a bit too big. Then… Continue reading Furniture Shopping
Happiness is when the kitchen appliances are delivered! We are very excited. Now we can bake in our own kitchen instead of waiting until the owners of the Big House are away. Although, since we don’t have a lot of pots and pans yet, we may need to occasionally sneak back in and bake in their… Continue reading Happiness is Kitchen Appliances!
What better way to spend an evening then wallpapering? I really know how to have fun, don’t I? Actually the new flooring is being installed tomorrow so I figured I’d better get this finished tonight. Thank goodness this is the last piece, I’m tired!
Out with the blue and in with the new! What a difference some flooring, a new toilet seat and refinishing the bathroom cabinets and mirrors can make. Sometimes just a little change can go a long way to shaping up a place!
I needed a break from all the home improvement projects. Hence Elvis’ suggestion of a little Ice Break-er. Such a funny monkey. Blue said the Bird Bath had frozen over, so we all headed over there for some fun. I had no idea Elvis was such an accomplished ice skater. He can spin on one foot! But… Continue reading Ice Break-er
Started our first real home improvement project. We decided to started with the kitchen. Basically because we have no kitchen. We had the flooring installed. Then took a trip to the appliance store. From there, we headed over to the wallpaper store. When we got home Basil and LB decided they had better things to do. Funny… Continue reading Wallpapering 101
We have been pouring over oodles of wall paper samples, flooring sample and paint samples. As far as we are concerned, there are way too many choices. Ugh! But we are finally narrowing them down. We agreed on this green wallpaper for the kitchen.