Just the Befores

Just the Befores

Every great masterpiece—sarcastically getting ahead of myself here—needs a great canvas. This is ours. Furniture, paint colors, etc belong to the previous owners (maybe their stager? Maybe even the previous previous owners?).     No judgement.  

THAT’S HOW IT STARTS

Nothing special here. We lived in Brooklyn, in a teeny 300 sq ft, four-floor-walkup studio apartment with one cat. Then we got married. Got restless. Bought four-bedroom house. Moved in with nothing but a beat-up old sofa, one bed, boxes of books and lots of ideas. And got two more cats. If someone (I) had [...]