Thursday, December 06, 2012
neither hilly nor on an island
So we've been living here, oh, almost six months. Nary a post about this new house. Can I even still call it new? It's not new but it was new to us. Can I stick with the newlywed 1-year rule? Yes? Ok. Here's our new house. Let me warn you that the pictures are tiny. I was very pregnant when I was saving these off the online listing and didn't do a great job. Bygones.
To the left of the foyer is the dining room. Beige. Even bigger light fixture. Sigh... Sometimes I wish people wouldn't even try to upgrade things when trying to sell the house. I won't feel bad about replacing the light fixtures (hello, Craigslist) but I can't bring myself to rip out brand new counter tops, for example.
Those French doors lead out to the covered patio and backyard. The backyard is basically a blank slate and isn't as big as the pictures make it look but it is a good size. Smaller than the last house which I'm happy about.
So where the camera was in the above shot was basically my office. You've made the full downstairs circle. Then we go upstairs. There are three bedrooms (2 for babies, one multi-purpose) that basically looked like this when we moved in: