So Close

It feels like we've been running a mile a minute lately in an attempt to get things settled at both work & home before this baby gets here (he's/she's due in a little over 2 weeks!!) but I feel like I can finally see the finish line!!
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27 Jul 2017

The Room of Requirement Built-ins

The built-ins are finished in our family room/ future nursery sometimes office!!  (To view the original plans & thinking behind the room, go here.) They made SUCH a difference!!  WARNING: There is no pretty styling going on over here right now... I literally just moved some books in because I was running out of space upstairs and laded the shelves with what had been in the old room... so don't judge. ;)  But here they are: ...

21 Jan 2015

Our Dining Room Before & After

Since our house was featured last Spring in Domino, I've been meaning to go room-by-room with before & afters of our house and kept unintentionally pushing it off, so I thought I'd pick back up today with it in the dining room.   ...

25 Sep 2014

Our House Tour on NBC Open House!

This Winter, NBC filmed an episode of Open House at our place.  It just aired yesterday and I can't wait to share it with you!  I had so much fun filming the segment with James Parvin & Vinny Randazzo, who were both extremely patient with me.
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02 Jun 2014

The Kitchen Garden

It's Springtime (finally!!) and I've been thinking a lot about our vegetable garden again.  We planted all of our cool weather things a couple of weeks ago: lettuces, spinach, arugula, brussels sprouts, celery, radishes, beets, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, onions and more.   ...

08 Apr 2014

Our Bedroom & Secret Garden: Before & After

I've been waiting for what feels like so long to share photos of our master bedroom with you!!   It's one of the spaces we hard-core reconfigured.   ...

03 Apr 2014

Before & After: Floorplans for our House

Our house was built in 1973 and has a pretty atypical layout.  When we visited it during the open house before we purchased it, the floorplan was one of the things I loved about it, but I also knew it wouldn't work for us.   ...

25 Mar 2014