Master Bathroom Renovation: DEMO!

Hi All! Last I left you, I mentioned we were about to undergo a major renovation of the master bathroom. It was a space that got a DIY makeover a few years back, but with wear + tear it was time for an overhaul. As much as I adore color, I could only image this new bathroom to be soft + serene … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: Details

I'm overwhelmed by the outpouring of kindness + sweet thoughts for the new kitchen space. It being called, A HAPPY KITCHEN, was by far my favorite comment because that just completely + perfectly sums up the new setting.  A happy space is exactly how I envisioned the new kitchen to look + … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: REVEAL + Resources

In less than a month, we'll be living in our home 6 years.  6 years. The fastest 6 of my life. More than double the time of any place we've lived before. We moved here as a family of 3 and now we're a family of 5 + a cute white little kitty. Life has changed so much and as much as our family + … [Read more...]

Subway Tile Kitchen Backsplash Installation

We're 6 days in to the new year and I finally have a post up - HAPPY NEW YEAR. My biggest personal project ever closed out 2015, AND the same project is kicking off 2016... THE KITCHEN. It's almost complete.  I'm days away from sharing the big reveal, but before that I've been excitedly … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: Choosing a Quartz Countertop

Demo is complete. Hardwood floors are stained. Cabinets have been installed. Countertops are FINISHED. You heard me right... we have counters, which means we have a sink, which means we have use of a kitchen. YES! It has been a busy few weeks around our homestead, but the kitchen is … [Read more...]

Faux Stacked Log Fireplace Screen

2 weeks till Christmas, WHAT?! How can it be? Last week was so great with the Holiday Housewalk!  Thank you to those who toured my home and left such sweet comments - I can not tell you how much your kind words + thoughts mean. One part of the tour that I received a lot of happy comments on … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: The Cabinets

It's been about 2+ weeks since I shared an update on the progress of the kitchen renovation and A LOT has happened! Once the hardwood floors were complete and we were able to move back into our home, the CABINETS ARRIVED.  It was a very, very exciting day to say the least. For this kitchen … [Read more...]

Kitchen Progress: Staining Hardwood Floors

We are still full-force ahead with the kitchen renovation through Lowe's. Last week was equal to a roller coaster ride with lots ups & downs, but we kept chugging along and now another week is upon us.  I *think* I can say, I see the light... Since I left off last, a lot of progress has … [Read more...]

Decorating the Home using Fall Favorites

The chill is in the air and I'm wearing a sweater today.  I'm actually lovin' it! How about in your neck of the woods...  Does it feel like Fall yet? Aside from my favorite Fall things like wearing oversized cable knit sweaters, going apple picking, and Sunday football with the family, I love … [Read more...]