We have (almost) arrived

The most beautiful thing I’ve ever signed—a piece of paper from our builder stating that we officially take ownership on Saturday, September 15, 2018. Holy moly it’s finally here. Of course a small piece of me is over here like, yeah yeah, I’m sure we’ll be able to move in that day [insert eye roll]. But a really big piece of me is DYING thinking we will spend our first night in our house so very soon. Continue reading We have (almost) arrived


This place is LIT

WE CAN SEE!!! For two years, we’ve worked on and looked at our house by flashlight, headlamp or trouble light unless it was during the daylight hours (which, let’s be honest, with our schedule is a rarity). Not anymore. Last week, lighting installation began and we spent a good 20 minutes embracing our inner-toddlers and flipping every switch in the house on and off.  Continue reading This place is LIT

Splish Splash

One of the countless side projects on our to-do list was to clean up the clawfoot tub we pulled out of the shack (if you’re not familiar with the shack, check it out here) to repurpose in our master bathroom. It was in rough shape from sitting unused for so long in the foreclosed house, so it definitely needed some TLC before coming into the new house for installation. Continue reading Splish Splash