With spring and with my no-more-projects-on-the-house-allowed restrictions (except installing the doggone brand new hot water tank), I am feeling restless. Now is the time to paint, start plants, plan the summer projects and freshen up the place. Instead of getting excited about the possibilities of a new blue or gray color palette, adding rosy floral throw pillows (I am not buying one more thing that I'll just have to move), or scratching out flower bed arrangements on graph paper, I am
To make matters worse, Poppies at Play is sponsoring a Blogger's Parade of Homes. While all the
I know I have enough on my plate as it is, but my projects actually help me stay sane. All these traditional homemaking activities are not nearly as fulfilling as seeing a room take shape or watching as my elbow grease and a few dollars changes the entire feel of a space.
Oh, well. My husband is probably thrilled with the always clean laundry, the swept floors and coming home to find dinner on the table instead of sawdust with vagabond children scattered about. I'll save up all of my ideas and have a grand time when I can finally begin work on the next place!