Friday, April 16, 2010

change bug

The change bug has bit me and bit hard.

We are in the middle of re-doing our back patio/porch area and I have big plans, fun, colorful plans for it.
of course everything right now is in that really messy phase. I am trying not to freak out.

I have started freshing things up in the kitchen, and now looking at the pictures I am realizing how DONE I am with the yellow walls.

I have a feeling once I pick up a paint brush for the porch, the kitchen better watch out, cause I am going there next.

I lost my phone and so now I need a new one. Big (chunk of)change happening there.

The hard part right now is being patient, allowing for the changes to come at the proper (and mostly uncontrollable) pace.
I am not doing well at it.
I have ants in my pants.
I am having a little bit of a war with my inner brat.

Guess Patience is something I needed a little refresher course in.

Damn.

5 comments:

  1. We started redoing the whole inside of our house in November. we took a break in January and have not finished, We have three rooms left and I to have an inner brat..I feel your pain...I have the sweetest husband so I don't want to push to hard!!!! Good Luck
    I think us women need to get together and have home improvevement parties with our husbands tools and left over paints..to save money!

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  2. ha--i so understand this. everything is taking so much time around here. i'm so tired of going to basement to do the wash. i know the new mudroom/laundry on the main floor will be worth it, but meanwhile! We even had a contractor do part of it {door, windows, etc} You would think the rest of it would be down by now----aaah, the DIY part always a ball.

    This is a funny post........just realize you're not alone. & I need to realize the same.

    Then we decided to paint the downstairs.......i think we have bitten off more than we can chew!

    Hugs,
    kara

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  3. Dreamy curtains and grain sacks. As for the ants in the pants - we can all relate...but why do we do this to ourselves? The joy is in the journey! Good luck with those projects. :)

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  4. Love those curtains! That fabric is swoony. I'm also over yellow walls. I look forward to starting fresh in my next house because this one has lots of yellow paint.

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  5. I think it's spring - I've been in such a frenzy with projects and plans that I actually have thought I'm afflicted with some kind of mania. Sometimes you just gotta go with it. Your room is looking wonderful.

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