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...]

10 Countertop Materials to Consider for the Kitchen

There is a lot to consider when choosing a countertop material for a kitchen. It can't just look fabulous - unless you never plan to use it... ...but factors like durability, maintenance, and cost also have to be considered.  For many homeowners, new kitchen counters are an investment and … [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...]

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...]

Stunning Stained Kitchen Reveal

While I am in the midst of renovating my own kitchen, I've been immersed in designing + project managing a few client renovations as well.  One that just wrapped up is this stunning stained kitchen... As of late, I am seeing that 90% of new kitchens have painted cabinetry - 85% of which are … [Read more...]

Demo Day: Steps for Demolishing the Kitchen

Demo Day means one thing... construction has begun! Last week demolition of the existing kitchen started and I was full of emotions from excitement to nervousness.  After months of planning, I just couldn't believe the day had come. After spending the weekend clearing + cleaning out the … [Read more...]

Kitchen Remodel: Before + Plan of Action

Last week I filled your feed with over-the-top gorgeous white kitchen inspiration! Today, I'm sharing the PLAN OF ACTION for MY kitchen makeover. You heard it right, I'm renovating my kitchen.  It's true and I couldn't be happier. I've had the awesome opportunity to design many kitchens for … [Read more...]

Eclectic Style Kitchen + Living Room Tour

Last year I had the opportunity to work on a kitchen renovation project with a client and the result was incredible.  I recently was asked to return to make some updates to the living room and I'd love to show you the before & after of each space. The house is very charming & unique with … [Read more...]

Before and After: Kitchen Makeover

I hope your week is going well and you've had some time to shop! A few weeks ago, I shared a teaser about a kitchen that I just finished up for a local Client.  The transformation is pretty spectacular and the space not only looks amazing and is now completely updated, the way it functions is SO … [Read more...]