It's month two of the whole blogging adventure and I have to admit, I had a major moment of faltering last week. At a dinner party I was asked by a friend why I would want to blog in quite a negative way. I didn't have a fabulous answer other than that it is the … Continue reading What’s the deal with farmhouse?
It's officially year 5 of our urban farmhouse makeover, and we are still busy doing projects [actually finishing what we started]! Keeping the theme of bright, simple, and airy, we decided to go with open shelving instead of traditional upper cabinetry. Honestly, our number one contributing factor when deciding this was budget. For 4 solid … Continue reading DIY Floating Shelves
So when we last left off, we were living with a gaping hole between our living room and kitchen, and had just realized that there was a lot more to this whole "house flipping" deal than we had really anticipated. After smashing a sizable chunk of our house out, we started "adulting" and walked down … Continue reading Urban Farmhouse Remodel Part 3
As I related in a previous post, my intent has never been to remodel my own home. In fact, it's something that I had vowed I would never do. But then I moved out into the big wide world and found that things cost money. A lot of money. And I'm not even talking about … Continue reading Urban Farmhouse Remodel Part 1
"If you wait for perfect conditions, you will never get anything done."Ecclesiastes 11:4 So when we purchased our wonderful little 1950's house in a small town in California, we got it knowing it was going to need some TLC. But we had grand plans and (then) no kids. Initially we were super gung-ho and charged … Continue reading Urban Farmhouse Bathroom Remodel