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{Pretty, Happy, Funny, Real}~ Nov. 11, 2012 (Master Bedroom Edition)

Given its small size, it seems a bit ambitious to call our room the "master bedroom," but since it is where the master and mistress of the house sleep, I guess it qualifies.  So I am joining Like Mother, Like Daughter's {phfr} master bedroom challenge.

Well, technically, I'm not.  I did not do a thing this week to make our room a better place, but I haven't yet shown it to you since we painted, and I will give you a peep at an upcoming improvement.

{Pretty}
Here's what you see as you enter~



The walls used to be the color of cardboard.  Very dull and depressing.  I know that color, teamed with black and white, is all the rage, but I'd never get out of bed if I woke up to that.  We like more color, so Man of the House and I chose this blue to match a shade in the quilt.  It's a shade darker than I thought it would be, but it is a very pretty color.  Much better!

I made that quilt, by the way, the only one I've done.  Here you can see it in our old ho…

{Pretty, Happy, Funny, Real}~ Nov. 4, 2012

We have had a very busy and very fun time at our house the past couple weeks.  Girl Out of the House and That Boy were here visiting with their very adorable baby.  I was in grandma heaven!  Naturally, all of my pictures this week will be about their visit.

{Pretty}
So many pretty things!  Here's just a sample~

Sweet Pea, of course.

Girl Out of the House bought these flowers! Sweet Pea with her Grandpa Girl Out of the House is lovely too! {Happy} Sweet Pea was very happy (and fascinated!) when Girl of the House practiced her viola~
She loved to swing with her daddy!  {Funny} Sweet Pea's hair is in an awkward, Harry Potter-esque stage . . . And she's not sure what to think about peaches!    At the zoo~ {Real} My mother was able to visit too and meet her first great-grandchild.  Four generations~ Join Like Mother, Like Daughter for more fun!