DIY Fuse Box Cover & Command Center

Previously, in my DIY Cat Tree post, I discussed hiding some of the uglier parts of the basement during the renovation.  One of our glaringly hideous problems was the fuse box. It’s mounted on a piece of plywood attached to ...

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7 Quick Takes 9.28.13

— 1 — Last Monday, Canadian Bacon told me he thought that Sky’s stitches looked funky.  Sure enough, I checked her belly, and they seemed swollen.  I barely slept that night, worrying to death about my baby girl.  I woke ...

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Five Minute Friday: True

Thanks for reading this week’s Five Minute Friday post!  The prompt this week, True, made me think of a certain moment in my See No Evil story… so that’s what I wrote about.  It’s the moment that Brenna and Audrey ...

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Book Review: The Program by Suzanne Young

This book blew my mind. The Program by Suzanne Young is based on the premise that teenage suicides have skyrocketed. One in three teens will commit suicide; it has become an epidemic. To combat the problem, “The Program” was developed ...

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Five Minute Friday: She

When my cousins and I were young heathens growing up wild in Meemaw’s back yard, we’d often play pretend.  In our favorite fantasies, we were superheroesque orphan girls who fled our life on dreary Earth by falling through an interdimensional ...

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Book Review: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Lately I have been catching up on my reading. It feels like the majority of the books I’ve read this year have been rereads, so a few weeks ago I set out on a mission to discover new material. One ...

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5- What Will Meemaw Eat? “Yuck!”

My mom has an injury on her toe that’s requiring her to take time off, so she was home today for the first Sunday in a long time.  This, of course, prompted me to request brunch at my favorite brunch ...

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7 Quick Takes 9.14.13

— 1 — Sky and Shadow were spayed and neutered today.  Right now – Friday night – they’re staggering around like poor lil drunks.  I feel so bad for them, especially Sky.  Spays are so much more invasive!  She keeps ...

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Five Minute Friday: Mercy

I’m trying out something new.  I found a link party for “Five Minute Friday,” which is a group of bloggers who respond to a one-word prompt each Friday.  It’s a writing support group.  The idea is to look at the ...

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4- What Will Meemaw Eat? O’Charley’s Edition

So tonight I thought I’d liven things up wtih a brief post about something that happened earlier.  Once a week, we have “Sokol Family Dinner Night” with my dad’s family.  Usually we go to Woody’s Pizza, but we’re kind of ...

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7 Quick Takes Friday 9.6.13

— 1 — Guys, I am so excited.  Yesterday I hit 137 views!!  That’s a pretty big deal, considering two weeks ago I was only able to get about 30 on a good day with a new post.  And on ...

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TGBR – Floor Plan

I wanted to give you something to “hold you over” while I’m gathering before and after pix and editing them.  I realized I never truly showed you all the floor plan for the renovation.  This was my design and I’m ...

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