greenhouse clean out

Once upon a time, we bought a greenhouse bought a house that had a greenhouse hanging off the side of it. With visions of year-round homegrown veggies dancing in our heads, we were stoked at the idea. Then we discovered that what we had really purchased was a retirement home for spiders looking for a

master bath progress

We are still at it in the master bathroom but are making serious headway. It feels so freaking good. The pocket door/entryway door awkwardness has been resolved. Remember that post?… The vanity cabinets were in great shape—we may give them a fresh paint job down the line, but there is lots of life left there—but

master bath reno: phase 1

Hey guys! We are still alive. This new construction site has not had the best of us yet. In fact, we are moving from wallpaper removal to the much more dramatic transformation of our master bedroom and bathroom. Clearly, time for an update on what’s been going on around these parts. Ooooooookay. Here we go.

before + after: stairs

With 75% of the rooms in our new construction site covered in dated wallpaper you can imagine where all of my free DIY time has been spent. While I’m not afraid to pat myself on the back for the progress made in my world that revolves around how much wallpaper removing I can squeeze into

before + after: den bookshelves

Now that we have officially kicked off our 3rd live-in remodel, over the years I have learned quite a few lessons that make living in a complete construction site a little more bearable. One lesson I learned early on is to pick one room to focus on first. For me, it’s always the living room.

before story: house #3

Remember the time you said to your husband “you know, it’s kind of nice to live in a finished house” at the exact moment he said ” Hey! Look at this house for sale!”?…Silly me. Two months later, House #2 was sold and we were packing up and heading to House #3. Welcome to Chapter

march madness

W-O-W this past month has been a blur—a BIG fat messy blur but a good one. Between closing on house #3, closing on house #2, moving and celebrating our one year wedding anniversary, March madness was not limiting itself to the basketball courts. I also found out that this little blog of mine was nominated