6.09.2009

need a little...

empowerment?? Go on over to the inspiring blog, Perfect Sentiment, where the lovely Erin speaks some truthful and encouraging words.

Things have been quiet, yet busy here. I've been just busy enough that I haven't had time to tackle the dresser I've been dying to get my hands on. We live in an apartment, so it takes a lot more than being able to go to a garage to sand and paint. But, I'm working on that.

My husband and I have been toying around with the idea of purchasing a home this year. Over the weekend we went and looked at an adorable home. I know it could be possible we don't get this house, but just the possibility of getting into our very own home this year makes me absolutely giddy! I feel like a "big kid" now! And of course, I'm already daydreaming about colors I would use to paint and dinner parties we'd have on our back deck.

I would probably purchase some outdoor chairs like these because they are cheerful, like my mood:





{via cb2, of course}

Will keep you all updated!

8 comments:

  1. Oh, what an exciting time! I'll keep my fingers crossed for you.

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  2. How exciting! Do keep us posted! I've been loving these chairs too. The colors are the best.

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  3. Fingers crossed about the house! And I could not agree more about Erin's post today.

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  4. ahhhh! so fun buying your first house! we are on number 4 and I still love our first the most! There is something about that first house!!XO

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  5. Good luck with the house! sounds exciting.

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  6. I need some of those outdoor chairs... love the colors too!

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  7. Such an exciting time!!

    Thanks for the shout out... So glad it was encouraging to you :-)

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  8. We bought our first house together last year. It is an amazing experience! LOVE those chairs!

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