7 Ways to Save on a Kitchen Renovation

IMG_0449

We towed the fine line between building the kitchen of our dreams and avoiding the price tag of our nightmares. Now I’m sharing seven ways we saved, and how we managed to stay right on budget.
Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in Before & After, DIY Hacks, Home Improvement, Inspiration, Kitchen, Quick Fix | Leave a comment

Cozy Candle Fireplace

IMG_5367

Forget expensive gas inserts.. instead, we opted for a cozy (and budget-friendly) approach to lighting up our fireplace: white rocks and candles!

Continue reading

Posted in Before & After | Leave a comment

Review: Unboxing Bean Box

IMG_4484

Bean Box is a subscription service that specializes in doling out monthly doses of freshly-roasted coffee, straight from Seattle’s finest small batch roasters. This month, I gave the box a try. Here’s how it went…

Continue reading

Posted in Home Life, Love List, Review, Shopping | Leave a comment

Pup Proofing our Home

IMG_4569

I often joke that you can have nice things, or you can have dogs… but you can’t have both. I’m not entirely changing my stance on that matter but we have found a happy medium. Here’s how we keep our pups happy, and our home clean…

Continue reading

Posted in Home Life, Pet | 2 Comments

DIY Hack: 6 Ways to Transform Your Decor with Marble Contact Paper


Alternate title: six ways that marble contact paper is about to change your life (and your home decor game) forever.
Continue reading

Posted in Bath, Decor DIY, Dining Room, DIY Hacks, Inspiration, Living Room, Quick Fix | Leave a comment

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Shopping Guide: Home Edition

Nordstrom Sale (8)

Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale kicks off tomorrow. Prepare yourself for the big day with this Cheat Sheet counting down the best deals in home decor.

Continue reading

Posted in Before & After | Leave a comment

Shopping for Kitchenware on a Budget

16506912_10212498981377526_1971117036_n

Signing up for Amazon Prime was a major game changer when it came to stocking our newly renovated kitchen. In honor of Prime Day, I’m sharing our favorite picks!

Continue reading

Posted in Before & After | Leave a comment

How to Build DIY Dog Beds

IMG_3482

…if you’re into that sort of thing…

Continue reading

Posted in Bed, Decor DIY, DIY Hacks, Furniture, Pet | 6 Comments

Adding Floating Shelves by the Fireplace

IMG_2890

We loved the look of built-in shelves, but we knew they weren’t an option in our living room. Instead, we took a DIY approach with floating shelves on either side of our fireplace.

Continue reading

Posted in Decor DIY, Library, Living Room | Leave a comment

Hiding the Wires Behind a Wall Mounted TV & Soundbar

IMG_2682

How we did it, why is sucked, and what we plan on doing differently next time…

Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | 1 Comment