No matter what the rest of your house looks like, it always seems that friends and family tend to mingle in the kitchen. It is the default gathering place in our home, which means it is always the first place to catch clutter, and the last place to get picked up at the
Hooray! First post! Welcome to Our Cozy Cubbyhole. First things first: why the blog? To that I say: why not? :) In October of 2011, my boyfriend, Walker, and I moved into a one bedroom garden apartment in Los Angeles, …
A Shopping List for the First Week in Your New Kitchen
A good home security tip that you may have never thought about.... We just moved into a new home and one of the first things I do is replace the screws in the door strike plates. Most contractors install the plates with the supplied screws which are only a half inch long and come out with one kick by a burglar. I install 4 inch screws in their place that go through the door frame and into the framing of the house. They can kick for a long time before they get tired!