New Kitchen, Part 2: Contractors

Thought of the Day…You Want it When?

We have chosen our cabinet supplier and am 99.9% done with the plans. The plans I posted in my New Kitchen, Part 1 post are just about right, but I have two minor changes to discuss with him tomorrow. I also need to see him again tomorrow . . . → Read More: New Kitchen, Part 2: Contractors

New Kitchen, Part 1: Layout and Cabinet Features

Thought of the Day…Is that a light at the end of the tunnel? ~Me

It has been a little over three weeks since the kitchen SNAFU and we’ve spent an unknown hours coming to a decision on the new kitchen layout. We have met with five suppliers and our contractor three times. All of . . . → Read More: New Kitchen, Part 1: Layout and Cabinet Features

Cast Iron or Fireclay

Thought of the Day…The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself. ~Oscar Wilde

As you’ve read in my SNAFU, Part 2 post you have learned that we have to replace our kitchen cabinets. As a result, Hubby and I have . . . → Read More: Cast Iron or Fireclay

Versatile Blogger award

Thought of the Day…Friends can make you laugh like no one else can. ~Unknown

I received the Versatile Blogger award from Jules over at A Little Bit of Life. Thank you Jules!

Here were my conditions for accepting this award:

1. Thank and link back to the person who gave you the award. . . . → Read More: Versatile Blogger award

SNAFU, Part 2

Thought of the Day… All I can do is say ‘ARGH!’ ~Me

If you recall from my SNAFU post, we found some damage behind our old microwave. As a result, we didn’t get our new microwave or range.

I realize this is about my “kitchen”, but it is my “life” right… so . . . → Read More: SNAFU, Part 2


Have you ever had one of those days that you were praying was a bad dream, but in reality it wasn’t?

Well, Saturday was just such a day in our house… In a nutshell, there was a SNAFU* when the our microwave was being removed so our new one could be installed…

. . . → Read More: SNAFU