DIY: KITCHEN COMMAND CENTER

Our home was built in the early 90’s when ‘kitchen desks’ were a thing.  Initially, I wanted to turn this space into a little bar area—wine fridge and all—but then realized how useful the space could actually be, so I kept it as is. It was a blank canvas that soon became the official dumping grounds for all of Phillip’s…

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BEFORE & AFTER: KITCHEN

As with most remodels of older homes, the kitchen and bathrooms see the most transformative changes, and that was certainly the case with ours.  While keeping the original layout of the kitchen and making mainly cosmetic updates, we were able to take the kitchen from a drab and dated area to a bright and open space that’s instantly become the…

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BEFORE & AFTER: POWDER BATHROOM

If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve seen snippets of our powder bathroom remodel, but today I’m sharing the full transformation, product sources, and WHAT IT ALL COST.  When I decided that I wanted to remodel a new home (before I even knew it was this home), I did what every red-blooded American would do: I went to Google.  One…

BEFORE & AFTER: STAIRCASE

It’s finally here! My first ‘BEFORE & AFTER’ post from the remodel! The staircase is the first thing you see when you walk through the front door, so I thought I’d make it my first post.  And since it’s the first thing you see, I knew I wanted to make it a statement piece and bring it up to date. …

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A Clean Start

You know that feeling you get on a Sunday night, when all of the laundry is done, the house is clean, and your fridge is fully stocked for the week ahead?  You go to bed feeling like you’ll be able to tackle whatever Monday throws at you, because, well, you #GSD over the weekend (GSD = Get Shit Done).  Ok, so it might…

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