We're over living in a fish bowl and have window treatments on the top of our list. The windows in our great room are beautiful-- my favorite in the house. I wanted to add some warmth and texture to the room and had envisioned bamboo shades. I Read More
While I was recovering from delivery with Anna, a lot was happening at the house and I couldn't wait to go up and shoot an update for you, including exterior work, railing, and a whole lot more.
Here's a little video tour of progression at the #staggreno Read More
I do love a home full of hardwood and beautiful tile, but there are some spaces that just need carpet. For the #staggreno, we chose carpeting for all of the bedrooms, downstairs family room, and the stairs leading downstairs (for safety reasons. I Read More
A while ago, little Miss Anna and I were invited to attend a progressive dinner put on by Oakwood Homes, a local Utah homebuilder. Touring homes is sort of a sick obsession of mine, so when they said "hey, come look at some beautifully decorated model Read More
Holla. Yes, it's been a while since I last posted. My sincerest apologies. We've been moving and sorting through a lot of messy life-ness and now I'm starting to feel like things are getting back under control. So much to share, and share, and Read More
The first big projects we tackled right after I had Anna were two sets of built-in bookshelves-- one in the playroom, and one in the front room. When I say right after, I mean right after, as in a few days after I got home from the hospital and we shot Read More
I love entertaining and hosting gatherings. The temptation is sometimes to think you have to spend a fortune decor. Today's post shoots down that theory and gives you a little peek makes the new dining area in the #staggreno.
My sweet friend, Stacy Read More
The interior stair railing left a lot to be desired. It not only felt old and outdated, it also had the strange effect of making you feel as though you were in a jail cell, rather than a home. Also, note the two-tone.
Yeah. It had to go.
We Read More
Hello, hello. Where have I been, you may be asking? We've been pushing to get the house finished and as a result I've been single-parenting it while Jon has been working at his job and at the house non-stop. Soon I'll do a post about the craziness Read More
Let's take a little glimpse back in time, shall we? To a time when this part of the #staggreno was all brick, boring, dark, dysfunctional, and hadn't hosted a gathering in at least a decade. This is the space formerly known as a patio no party had Read More