The gorgeous fireplace surround in this room was all Tom Cruise on me and had me at hello. The moment spotted it when we were walking through the house, I knew I would do whatever I could to keep it in tact. It's solid stone, has intricate detailing, Read More
Sorry for the slight delay in today's post. I'm having internet issues this morning. Why can't technology just work effortlessly at all times?
Today I'm giving you the first look inside our new/old home and giving you a tour of the living room. It's Read More
My apologies for this post going up a couple days later than planned. Is anyone else feeling like they're drowning this holiday season? Between the house, the toddler, the pregnancy, and holiday commitments, I'm feeling like I can't keep up. And Read More
If one thing sums up the backyard area of our new/old house, it's trees. And not just trees, a lot of dead trees. While the backyard is where a lot of the action will be happening right off the bat, there is also an area back there I want to preserve. Read More
I hope you all had a wonderful weekend! Ours was filled with demo and exposing more interesting (read: gross) aspects of the house. Including a lot of dead bugs hidden under 30-something year-old carpeting. Don't act like you're not jealous.
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Now that I've given you the first look at our latest project and new home, I'm getting into the nitty gritty details. First, how we found the house and let me tell you, I believe the house found us instead.
For several months we had our eyes on a Read More
Well folks, it's here-- I can finally spill the beans on our new/old home and start leading you through the not-so-pretty before so we can get working on the very-pretty after.
So here's the plan: I'm going to break it down based on space/room with a Read More
I'm a little sad we're missing the holidays in our old house. It was finally finished and I knew my holiday decor would look so pretty in there. So, when Domino asked me to send them some photos of my tree, I naturally set it up-- in the middle of Read More
Happy Thanksgiving week! I just love this time of year. I spent all of yesterday taking care of a sick Ruby, which makes me so sad for her. Nothing is worse than being sick during the holidays. I'm hoping today she is on the mend because we have Read More
You know when you learn something so simple that makes your life easier, you want to share it with everyone? Yep, that's exactly the kind of thing I'm sharing with you today: a Pillow Trick.
My seamstress recently showed me a trick for getting pillow Read More