Family

Grandma’s Dumbwaiter

What a pleasure today was!  I had the utter privilege of spending time with my lovely cousin Linda, and her sweet hubby, Gerry.  They were visiting Gerry's daughter in Vancouver; well no, actually they were helping her move, and I'm sure some visiting occurred as well. It was quite funny when I was waiting for them,… Continue reading Grandma’s Dumbwaiter

Home Renovations, Uncategorized

Last of the Bathroom Upgrades!!!

All I really had left to finish was to hang the cupboard doors which required new hinges, in black, and some lovely white knobs for contrast.  Then...the mirror.  I believe I saw on Pinterest where someone used wainscoting as trim, with some really pretty cornice squares for the corners, and glued it - with No… Continue reading Last of the Bathroom Upgrades!!!

Home Renovations

Bathroom Upgrade Day 3, 4, 5 and 6!

Ready to tackle the clear coat!  But first, I had to re-sponge the areas I had to re-prime, after my sanding fiasco on Day 2.  That took 10 minutes and then I let it dry 2 full hours. I applied the first coat of Clear Coat, and as I mentioned on Day 1 of 'Bathroom… Continue reading Bathroom Upgrade Day 3, 4, 5 and 6!

British Columbia Life

Beautiful British Columbia

                                                    View from the 'Promenade' at White Rock, BC In my 'About' page, I talked a little about our move to British Columbia.  We moved in May of 2015 and so far have experienced some 'not normal' weather.  The summer of 2015 was unseasonably hot.  We moved May 9 and I don't think we had any… Continue reading Beautiful British Columbia