Finding things is cyclical. Sometimes you find ALL of the things… And that is what is happening right now. Or, alternately, I am entering a manic hoarding phase. Either way, there are things I NEED TO GET. Many things. But there is a problem: these things require money. And I have agreed to a deeply […]
So after last week’s post where I cut and pasted a giant cabinet on the sink wall… Everyone was like – No! WHAT ARE YOU DOING? Put it on the range wall. So, clearly you did not need me to write this post. But I am anyway. Because there are many fascinating boring details to consider.
Preface: some posts resist being edited into anything concise/coherent/not containing 57,000 ideas… This is one of them. I love the idea of having a full wall dedicated to just storage in the form of antique, floor-to-ceiling, glass front, wardrobe-ish, built-in library, butler’s pantry, bookcase-ish cabinetry. The best location for such a shrine to awesomeness would be […]
The acquisition troll is on her hamster wheel… churning away, wearing an 80’s style sweatband and leg warmers. She was the one who suggested I go back, alone– the day after the auction previews, to two, separate auctions… and drive back and forth between the two in order to bid on items of questionable value… […]
As punishment for allowing someone else to walk away with my heart’s desire, I must now go to all auctions, at all times, regardless of whether I even WANT to… it feels like a vendetta. Against myself. I told Paul that I will now approach auctions like a military assignment; there will be no excuses for […]