New Year, New Kid, New Living Room

Most years when we take down the Christmas tree, I get the urge to shake things up a bit–I hate seeing the empty corner where the Christmas tree used to be, so I compensate by redecorating or rearranging or reorganizing...

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Master Bathroom Barn Door

Ever since Kenny and I remodeled our master bedroom one! year! ago!, we’ve been plotting and planning to 1) remodel the adjoining master bathroom sometime this decade, and 2) replace the existing bathroom door with a...

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Tad’s Neutral Nursery

Preparing the nursery for our little one’s arrival was the most fun decorating I’ve done in this house so far! I spent the spring and summer shopping for deals and doing some crafting for this room and it turned out...

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Geometric Felt Pillow Cover

Oh hey! I forgot I had a blog for a while. This little booger’s arrival may have had something to do with that. But I had this post languishing in my “drafts” folder and thought I’d better drag it out...

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Mulch Forever

We got an entire dump truck load of mulch (10 yards!) delivered over the weekend, and it has been a nonstop party ever since. Why yes, this does look different than when we bought the place. Partially because of the lack of...

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Merry Mantle

We decorated for Christmas! Groundbreaking, I know. I went with a neutral “theme” on our mantle and spent a total of $0 on it this season. Everything we already had–either thrifted or DIYed in past years...

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I Am the Pied Piper of Rugs

For some reason, rugs tend to flock to me. They jump in my cart and beg me to take them home with them. And I cannot resist their siren song. It’s happened once again. Kenny and I came across this wool 8′ x 10′...

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