You know when your kids drive you bazonkers and you can barely refrain from knocking their sweet heads together in frustration? Yeah. That's been my life for the last two months, two or three times a week, except with only 1 of my own kids, and three other little
Anyway. Being done with this long chapter of the school year (we've been meeting since early September) makes me feel like hitting the "Refresh" button on life in general, and my house and garden in particular. Spring is on the way.
Hello (goodbye) Ugly Fixture:
Yesterday we went to Ikea (what was that I said about wanting to knock my kids' noggins together in frustration?) and picked out a new fixture. I hope I like it; but certainly it can't look any worse. I think we have something like 8 of these darn fixtures throughout the house. Replacing them all at once would be pricey. (But worth it.)
Hello, Garden (?)
So that's just some of the ways I want to hit the "Refresh" button around here and get ready for spring & summer. (And I didn't even get to the front porch.) So many idea...so little moola. I'll just have to get creative.
Speaking of which, wish me luck for next Saturday! Odyssey is all about being creative and thinking outside the box. Which, given the talents of the kids on my team, should be a no-brainer. And yet....
Linking up with Lisa Leonard for Hello, Mondays.