Category architecture

black, white, and mixed metals

When we moved into our house, all I saw was a livable, welcoming space with lots of light and wood floors.  After we looked a little closer, as you now know, there were a few things we needed to change.  This one, the kitchen cabinet color.  I swear, when I first saw them they looked […]

exterior updates

Monday evening we had a best feeling…after signing paper after paper, after paper, we were handed the keys to our house!!!  It was so cool going back to the house afterward, 6-pack in hand, and cheers-ing to being official home owners! Now, the fun begins…. Even before our offer was accepted, when we talked about […]

cross your fingers

You guys…we found one, and it’s almost ours!  If it all goes through, I can’t wait to show you. I have so many plans for this place!  Until then, here’s a little peak at what may be our new love nest!

house hunt episode 3 – the one that got away

Defeat.  Its a tough feeling.  But, it happens to us all, and I have a feeling we will all experience it while on the house hunt. This beauty went on the market in early December.  We had a crazy fun holiday season, but we were also getting ready to go down to Miami to see […]


Wow, it’s been a while!  But, I’m back at it.  It’s been an amazing last few months full of big life events for me and my family, so during those times I love to live in the moment and BE PRESENT mentally and physically.  Among the highlights: My sister got ENGAGED to an amazing guy we […]

modern curb appeal

I’ve been doing that thing that every person obsessing about buying a home does: binge watch HGTV shows.  After a few commercials to register for their HGTV Dreamhouse, I pulled out the iPad and started to register…and then I saw this! Image via HGTV The HGTV Smarthouse is just a little more my style.  Clean […]

the house hunt begins

After a week of battling a sinus infection, I’m finally starting to feel myself.  I was scrolling through my phone tonight and thought I should share the HUGE life step Nick and I are starting to tip toe down. Very, veeery slowly we are looking at houses to buy.  If you’ve gone through this in a […]