Home Improvements

Bathroom cabinet and counter top redo

Bathroom cabinet and counter top redo

**For the full reveal of the bathroom, click here** First of all, you like the new added graphics? I am getting all professional and fancy on you now. Look at me now! Ok, so the latest slow reveal to this bathroom is the counter top and cabinet one. I have […]

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tile up, ugly away! How to tile a bathroom

tile up, ugly away! How to tile a bathroom

This project has been a whirlwind of work, today I am finishing up a dream of mine! Adding the forever classic and beautiful subway tile. I adore the timeless look to them, but am updating it slightly with a darker grout. This post is all about tile up, ugly away! How […]

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still here, and still redoing our bathroom

still here, and still redoing our bathroom

**Update- here is the finished bathroom** Hello all! I am still here, still doing the bathroom. I know, I know. Remember, I spoke about my random and spur of the moment bathroom redo? Well it is in the finishing stages. Sort of….. Tiling is done, and grouted. By the way, don’t […]

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random and spur of the moment master bathroom redo

random and spur of the moment master bathroom redo

**Here is the full reveal of the bathroom** So, there it was, Saturday night. 7pm, just us at Our home. The kids were occupied playing in their rooms, I was putting things away around the house. My evening tradition of putting things in their rightful home. Winding down the Saturday. […]

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bright lights

bright lights

I shared on Monday that I finally found a ceiling light for my dining room. I spoke about it here. I love it, it is everything I dreamed of when I had not one clue what I wanted. But, BUT, turn the thing on at night and you get a tan. […]

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kitchen detailed tour

kitchen detailed tour

Well, another day another detailed tour. I have shared my living room and entryway, study/home office, and my outdoor area. So today I am sharing my kitchen and dining room. This was the first big-ish redo. We have yet to knock out some walls, open up any room. Not big redo’s yet. I […]

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breaking down my coat/backpack organizer

breaking down my coat/backpack organizer

Pinterest is a funny thing. I will be honest, I started using pinterest to share my projects which I share on here. To promote my blog. Sorry, there is not a more interesting reason why I “pin” things. I have gotten into it more recently. I realized it was another […]

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lights before

lights before

**Here is a similar post with even more lighting ideas** I am always surprised by how much ceiling lights cost. Flush mount, semi flush, chandelier, gold, oil rubbed bronze. It is all so much information and so much money. I am always one to splurge on something here and there, […]

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kitchen mini remodel part 2, back splash

kitchen mini remodel part 2, back splash

**Click here for the detailed and most up to date tour** So here is the part 2. I spoke about part 1 here. I explained the painting of the cabinets, painting of the trim, and the wall color. So here is where I will talk about the back splash as well […]

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my favorite but overlooked feature

my favorite but overlooked feature

  In the spring of 2012 we decided to upgrade the door handles and hinges on all of our doors. We had standard gold knobs. Every time I ever saw a room I loved I always loved the oil rubbed bronze look on doors. I somehow noticed it, no matter […]

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