Is it Phoenix and his 8 teeth? No.
Is it my spring swimsuit purchase? No. Hail no.
It IS our spruced-up home!
And you have waited for this, my patient pals, after all my chattering about hammers, workers, painters, roofers and non-napping babies. I am an HGTV junkie, and I feel like it has been a Curb Appeal makeover. (well, without the landscaping part... yet...)
We have gone through re-siding to painting to roofing to me wrestling bales of pinestraw around the yard yesterday, to add the finishing touch. And Isabella daintily sprinkling wisps of pinestraw while proclaiming "Whoo, this is some hard work."
Here is the before:
And here is The Big Reveal: