KITCHEN: Cabinet Makeover Reveal

It's been quite the process, but I am so excited to finally share the reveal of the DIY kitchen cabinet makeover.  The steps to transforming the kitchen cabinets started when we first purchased our brick ranch fixer upper in the late Fall. Steps included removing, prepping + sanding the cabinet … [Read more...]

KITCHEN: Prime + Paint

Happy 2018! It's been a few weeks since I shared about the progress of the DIY Kitchen Remodel in the Brick Ranch Fixer Upper.  Last I left off, I finished prepping the existing wood stained cabinets and I shared the design vision for the space.  Now that the cabinets are prepped, it's time to get … [Read more...]

Living Room Progress

It's been several weeks since I shared an update on our brick ranch fixer upper which started with a preview of the progress on the large living room.  Since then, we officially moved into our new home after 6 weeks of renovations, which included a lot of sheetrock work, a new bathroom, and a new … [Read more...]

Brick Ranch Fixer Upper: Living Room Transformation

It's hard to fathom that a month & a day ago we bought a new home and moved.  The month has been the longest, yet shortest ever.  It's been filled with joy, excitement, and moments of sheer nervousness.  I've never slept so little or asked myself so many times, 'did we make the right … [Read more...]

Wonderful White Kitchens

On the gloomiest of days, a white kitchen will always put a smile on your face! I am so excited to share that I am in the midst of designing a kitchen that I've always dreamt of AND it's for me! I've created beautiful kitchens for many clients & I am thrilled that I finally have the … [Read more...]

Pegboard Baseball Cap Organizer

99.98% of men + boys I know have an extensive collection of baseball caps.  From teams they follow, to giveaways, to a gift shop purchase as a momento, baseball caps are a stable for most guys wardrobes. So then the big question arises...  Where do all those caps go?   How does one organize the … [Read more...]

DECORATE WITH… Mirrors

No matter the size, we're always looking for ways to make a room appear bigger!  Introducing mirrors - of any size and in any room - will give the illusion of a larger space, as well as providing visual interest + depth. It often seems like with decorating, there are rules to follow to create a … [Read more...]

Spring + Summer Front Porch

I can not be more excited that the warm weather is here!  Over the last few weeks, it's been hot.  Spring skipped right over us this year, but after that brutal winter, who cares.  As I've mentioned once or twice, we've been working hard on vamping up the outdoors for the warmer days ahead. A lot … [Read more...]

The Perfect Border for your Beds

As I mentioned last week while sharing ideas on creating an outdoor oasis, we've been fast + furious over the past few weeks on sprucing up the outdoors of our humble abode. It's what's happening around our little ole' homestead in the North Country and I am excited to share the updates we've … [Read more...]

Creating an Outdoor Living Space

I don't know about you, but around our homestead, it takes a solid 3 weeks to get the outdoors prepped + spruced to enjoy for the coming warmer months ahead. As the final piles of snow melted only a little over a month ago, work began on Summerizing the exterior.  FINALLY after many trips to the … [Read more...]