Our Subway Tile Backplash, Part Deux

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After completing the tile wall behind our coffee / wine bar, it was time to move on to the main event: backsplashing the rest of our kitchen. (Spellcheck continues to remind me that “backsplashing” is not actually a word, but I’m going to keep on using it anyways).

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Adding Color to a White Kitchen

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An all-white kitchen is a blank canvas for color and creativity!

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Mounting Floating Shelves on Tile Backplash

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Once we had finished (mediocrely) backsplashing the wall behind our wine / coffee bar, it was time to add the finishing touch: floating shelves!

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Backsplashing Our Bar

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We tiled for the first time ever and lived to tell the tale.

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Furnishing Our Family Room

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We’re still several projects away from being ‘finished’ with our family room, but picking out a few key pieces of furniture helped this room move leaps and bounds towards becoming an ‘after.’

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Shopping for a Sectional

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The Challenge: our downstairs has a great open layout, but a tiny living room. The Solution: finding the right sectional to maximize space, without scrimping on style.

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Hanging a Mini Gallery Wall for Family Photos

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Gallery walls are a quick way to add color and life to a space, with a side order of style.

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Installing & Using our Dömsjo Sink

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Alternate title: how I finally got my kitchen groove back.

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Quartz Countertop Installation

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Full disclosure: you might need a plate of cheese to go with all the whine in this post. Just sayin.

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Shopping for Carrara Quartz Countertops

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Ok, so Carrara Quartz isn’t technically a thing… I’m just tired of saying ‘quartz that looks like Carrara marble, but is actually quartz…’

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