As of last Sunday, we have been living in our new house for a whole year. While on the one hand that seems so crazy, we have felt so welcomed … Continue readingOne Year in Our New House (+ 8 Things I’ve Learned as a New Homeowner)
This last weekend, my husband and I did more yardwork in one 48-hour period than we’ve probably ever done before in our adult lives. Between building raised garden beds, picking … Continue readingSaving Vs. Splurging on Backyard Projects
I wasn’t sure if it would ever happen in my lifetime, but here we are—the proud owners of a brand-new couch! People, I’ve lived on my own (aka, not … Continue readingDeck the Halls…With a New Couch!
Considering it’s been over two months since I’ve posted any progress pics of our new house, I figured it was high time I get my ducks in a row over … Continue readingOur Basement Bathroom Mid-Process (+Before/After Pics)
One thing you will quickly notice from any of our house pictures is that, first and foremost, an interior designer I am not. While I definitely love a beautifully designed … Continue readingOur Front Living Room Mid-Process (+ Before/After Pics)
The other day while at a neighborhood activity, I made the comment to someone that I was impressed with her dedication to her yard (since she goes out every day … Continue readingProof I Haven’t Totally Given Up On Working Outside Until September
First off, I should clarify—I don’t have a problem finishing ALL things. For example, I have no problem finishing books. Or an entire bag of Costco-sized Hershey’s kisses by myself. … Continue readingI Have a Problem Finishing Things + The Book That Changed Everything