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HOA = Not so Dreamy

The Dream is in a neighborhood with a Homeowner’s Association (HOA). Everyone who has experience with a HOA knows this cuts both ways. It protects us from having to deal with our neighbors painting their houses purple – but we have to DEAL with the HOA and their sometimes over-the-top demands. As far as HOA’s […]

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The Silver Dreaming

Here’s a closer look at the silver touches in our white & silver with a splash of yellow nursery… First up, diaper storage. We wanted a creative way to store this nursery necessity – without drawing a lot of attention to them. We found the perfect solution at Ikea: The Allamalla (don’t you LOVE those […]

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Dream Rocker

“Dream Rocker” is actually the name of the nursery chair we ended up with.  Destiny?  Abso-freaking-lutely!  More on that in a bit… or right now, if you’re impatient and just scroll to the bottom of this post.  For the rest of us though… here’s the story of how we wound up with our Dream Rocker. […]

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Front Dreamy Dream

We are SO PROUD to present…. (drum roll, please)… our NEW FRONT DOOR! This was a 100% DIY project from start to finish and we could not be more pleased with the result. Especially when you compare it to what we had before: For 18 months, we begrudgingly sported the ‘hood’s ugliest front door. The […]

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Happy Dreamday!

We can hardly believe our Dream is a year old! Okay, that’s a lie.  She’s actually 23 years old. But, she’s a year old to us. Today, we celebrate ONE YEAR since we signed our lives away and got the keys to our Dream.  In honor of this special day, let’s look back on what […]

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