Browse: progress

  • Kitchen Updates: Ceiling, Floors, And Doors!

    Kitchen Updates: Ceiling, Floors, And Doors!

    Checking in with the latest updates from our kitchen progress, including updates on our ceiling, floors and doors…

  • B’s Outdoor Update No. 3: Your Landscaping Questions Answered

    B’s Outdoor Update No. 3: Your Landscaping Questions Answered

    I’m here to answer the most FAQ’s I’ve gotten about our landscaping overhaul including how much it cost, how we paid for it, and more…

  • B’s Outdoor To-Do List Progress Report No. 1

    B’s Outdoor To-Do List Progress Report No. 1

    We’ve been making a lot of progress on our outdoor to-do list. Here’s what we’ve been up to over the past few weeks…

  • Finding An Extra Large Coffee Table

    Finding An Extra Large Coffee Table

    Last week we chatted about the new, DIY picture ledges in the family room and I promised I’d be back this week with more family room updates. I’m so excited to give you all the details about our extra large coffee table…

  • White Marble Tile Fireplace

    White Marble Tile Fireplace

    Coming from our last house that did not have a fireplace, we feel so spoiled to now have a working fireplace in this house. This is a wood burning fireplace and although we haven’t used it yet, the thought of someday cozying up by the fire is enough to make me love this feature…

  • White Built-Ins Around the Fireplace: Before and After

    White Built-Ins Around the Fireplace: Before and After

    Every step of our renovation process so far has been SO exciting. Even the smallest changes have had me giddy. But today’s transformation may be one of my favorites so far…

  • A New Dining Room Table and the Design Plan

    A New Dining Room Table and the Design Plan

    Let me start off by apologizing for being ALL OVER THE PLACE lately! Last week I chatted about our new couch, then our mini front door makeover and then this week I gave you the updates on our nursery. And here I am today starting to chat about a whole new room — the dining room…

  • 7 Baby Steps Towards Nursery Progress

    7 Baby Steps Towards Nursery Progress

    Can you guys believe the last time I checked in with nursery progress was December 1st?! I know you guys are just as excited as me to watch this space come to life, but with the holidays, other house projects, and a crazy busy schedule, the nursery updates were barely crawling along…

  • Choosing A Dark Floor Stain Color

    Choosing A Dark Floor Stain Color

    This post has been a long time coming and I’m so excited it’s finally here! Today I’m checking in with the “last” step from Phase I of our home renovation, choosing floor stain for our hardwood floors…

  • Where We’ve Been Living Since Closing on Our New House

    Where We’ve Been Living Since Closing on Our New House

    We sold our first house on October 10th and ever since that day, we’ve been living in the basement of the new house, which is far from picture perfect. Come take a tour (but please excuse the mess)…

  • B’s House Has New Trim, Casing & Doors!

    B’s House Has New Trim, Casing & Doors!

    Two carpenters had been working for 3 full days hanging the baseboard, window casings, door frames and new doors. When I finally came home to see their hard work finished, I could not WIPE the smile off of my face…

  • Progress on B’s House: 2 Months Later

    Progress on B’s House: 2 Months Later

    I shared a to-do list of what we wanted to accomplish during “Phase 1” of this remodel right when we moved in (you know we LOVE a good to-do list). I thought it would be fun to check-in today, two months later, and share what we’ve gotten accomplished since then…