WELL…WE DID IT!

It’s kind of surreal, and feels super weird, but we officially did it. We moved in to our (not so little) House on a Hill this weekend! 🎉🍾🥂 It’s hard to believe that the husband and I bought our first house less than a year ago with this crazy idea and here we are. It […]

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NICKEL SPACED WHAT?

One of the many DIY projects on our list was a shiplap wrapped fireplace.  If you read about our powder room you know that we installed actual tongue-and-groove shiplap on those walls, but this would be a bit different.  Since the vibe we’re going for in most of the house is kind of a mid-century […]

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HEX TILE PATTERNS…HELP!

It seems I’ve found myself in another design nerd dilemma, and I need your help!  For those of you who have been following along, you know that our master bathroom has been designed for a while.  The plan is to have a very timeless black and white design with a bit of a retro feel […]

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LET’S WING IT!

Happy Turkey Day!  I hope you’re all preparing yourself for good times with good people and delicious absurd amounts of food tomorrow! Sorry for the lack of updates last week it was a CRAZY one filled with really late nights, countless trips to Home Depot (or “the Deeps” as the husband and I lovingly refer […]

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KITCHEN ADJUSTMENTS…JUST GO WITH THE FLOW

As those of you who have been following along know, the husband and I ordered our kitchen months ago and to answer the question you’re all wondering, no, the walls were not fully framed and completed prior to ordering (I know, this was a major risk).  Luckily for us, we didn’t have to make too many modifications to […]

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RENO’S REQUIRE PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS

…right?  I mean, that’s basically all budgets and building come down to.  How/where do I find a cheaper version of this, how do we build that to make it fit/look right/be what it’s supposed to be.  So when we ran into an issue this weekend that the husband believed could only be solved by buying more […]

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MASTER BATH DESIGNING

As our rough-in plumbing nears completion, I’m getting more and more excited about our reno jobs starting up again.  I know a lot of you think I’m crazy, but the prospect of tiling and painting makes me so happy!  Being covered in paint, thin-set and grout – yes please!

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