Posts for Old houses Category

New Orleans photo journal

Old houses, Travel - September 29, 2016

I love,┬álove New Orleans. I’ve been there four times and every time I leave I can’t wait to go come…

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Getting married, vintage style

Old houses, Wedding - October 15, 2014

A few weeks ago, I married my husband. I mean, he wasn’t my husband before, but he is now. I…

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the house!

Old houses - January 5, 2014

Finally. After more than four months of moving, painting, refinishing (twice), Bryan and I have sort of gotten to a…

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Claycraft tile fireplace

Old houses - October 2, 2013

Slowly, and not at all surely, we’re moving in. This has been complicated somewhat by getting our two dog families…

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So you want to refinish a wood floor

DIY, Old houses - September 4, 2013

I do have better pictures of this. But for now all I have available is what’s on my iPhone because…

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Moving sucks and I want it to be over. The end.

Old houses - September 1, 2013

A few weeks ago, before the onus of moving was really upon us, I had a lot of smug ideas…

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Buying a house in a competitive market

Old houses - August 9, 2013

Well, it’s almost here. Just a few short months ago my sweetheart and I began searching for a home to…

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Better Homes & Gardens, June 1939

Old houses - July 23, 2013

In the aftermath of the pared-down looks of early 1900’s arts & crafts and 1920’s art deco, residential design of…

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at home in the 1920’s

Old houses - July 16, 2013

As we languish in the purgatory that is escrow, I’m trying to stay positive. The fact that we even have…

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I love LA: the 1930’s

Los Angeles history, Old houses - June 11, 2013

My sweetheart and I are looking for a house. To buy. In Los Angeles. Yes, in this market. We know.…

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