I love to complain about this house! That's no secret. But I want to share one of the main reasons we bought it, and it's a small one:
Now, this is something that we NEVER would have done ourselves...and I mean never! But it was one of the first things I noticed when I walked in: the kitchen windows were open, and the sound of the water made me feel like I wasn't in a busy DC suburb anymore. It just gives the house a great, relaxed vibe (the household chaos aside, ha! As long as the boys are awake, we don't quite do "relaxed!") :-)
I'm going to take pictures of the screened in porch and deck area, just as soon as the construction is finished...or maybe sooner, because the reason I started this blog was to document our renovation, ugly reality and all.
But for now, here's another little moment of Zen for your Tuesday: