Yet Another Kitchen Re-design Idea

So, I’ve been thinking for a while now…and quite frankly has been bothering me.  The kitchen, for some reason, is still missing something.  I just think it could be better than it is.  Dont get me wrong, its come a long way and I love it!  I’ve just been obsessing over how much nicer it … Continue reading

Dad Needs Help!

I was so excited when my dad and step-mom told me they were thinking about fixing up their house. I couldn’t help myself, but jump right in and start suggesting ideas. My dad and I spent three long, but fun hours on skype, talking about what they could do to that house, and for not … Continue reading

Our New Kitchen

Finally! I have kitchen photos.  Thanks for being so patient, I just didn’t want to post pictures until we were completely finished.  So without further ado, I give you the newly remodeled kitchen! (sorry we didnt have more before photos, we weren’t thinking, but we have learned our lesson….always take BEFORE and after photos) Here … Continue reading

Pottery Barn Headboard

After finishing up the kitchen table, and realized just how easy it was to make my own furniture, I could hardly wait to begin the next project. Thanks to Ana over at, I have many exciting projects on my list of things to do. I highly urge you to check out her website. Just … Continue reading

Tis The Season!

I can’t even begin to express how excited I am that Christmas is creeping up on us already!  This year I plan on starting the celebration as soon as the leftover food from Thanksgiving hits the tupperware!  We plan on taking Olivia to the Christmas Tree farm to pick out our first christmas tree ever! … Continue reading

Pottery Barn Kitchen Table

Since we have moved into our house, we have been in need of a new kitchen table.  The kitchen table we had was just way too large!  It seats six, which is way more than we need.  I’ve always admired this Pottery Barn Table, which seats a comfortable 4 and even has storage to boot! … Continue reading

1st Blog Entry!

Welcome to my first attempt at blogging!  I have been looking forward to starting my own blog for a while now.  I want to share my journey, thoughts, and lessons in renovating and decorating my first home.  This whole thing is a learning process for me, from the renovation, cooking, decor, raising a child, and … Continue reading