Category: Dining Room

Painting It Pink – Pintándolo rosado

Dining room newly painted and decorated

The saga begins on July 19, when I decide that it is time to spruce up the dining room. Besides the unfinished trim, the walls were scuffed and shabby. I have also grown tired of the color that I picked

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Painting for My Birthday – Pintando el día de mi cumpleaños

Painting the dining room

Last week I posted this picture on Facebook and asked people what they thought was going on. Several people thought that I had bought a new rug, including Douglas, who expressed his incredulity from the road. In fact, I had

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Decisions, Decisions – Decisiones

Pink paint swatches

This weekend, I was planning to get a lot of work done. I had decided that I was not going to my high school reunion because I had been traveling too much this summer, needed to save money, had work

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What Do You Think? – ¿Qué piensas tú?

1950's Glass Flower Light Fixture

Last week, I posted about our dining room light fixture and asked for your opinion on what we should do. My friend, Jo, pointed out that it was hard to opine without better pictures so here they are for you.

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Quick Change – Un cambio rápido

New light fixture in dining room

For the past four years the chandelier in our dining room has been the one that hung in my grandmother’s dining room for years. I love having that piece of my past in my own home. La lámpara en nuestro

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Something Old and Something New…

Cat on top of bookcase

Douglas and I are going to a wedding this weekend, so I have wedding themes on the brain. However, this post is about something in our house that is both old and new in that it is old but new

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