How to Make a Lego Table

I’ve been so concentrated on building the new house that I haven’t done a project in a good long while. I finally have one for you today though! Last month Levi (my middle son) turned four. Four. I remember bloggingRead more…

Picking an exterior paint color

Who here loves paint? Do you love staring at all the different colors selections at you local paint store? Buying a gazillion samples? Agonizing over making a selection while your husband rolls his eyes and tells you that they all lookRead more…

Walls and Stuff

  Last time I updated y’all on the overall house progress the framing had just been finished, and it looked like this… And now, it’s looking a little more like a house. Walls! Windows! Kinda a roof! It’s actually beenRead more…

The Fireplace Conundrum

  I feel like this is something a lot of people struggle with…if you have a fireplace, where do you put the TV? The same wall? A different wall? If they are on different walls, which way do you pointRead more…

Windows

  So our builder mainly uses PlyGem vinyl windows. He said they are cost and energy-efficient, and most people get them in either white or clay (which is kinda greige). “Great” I thought….then I went to do my own research. BecauseRead more…

Framing is complete!

  If there was ever a post I was super excited to write, it is this one. Our house is framed! YAY! I love it even more than I did on paper. It was so fun to watch it goRead more…

Corralling the Entryway Chaos

  I’ve mentioned this before, but we have a serious shoe problem in this house. There is plenty of shoe storage in our closets, but that’s not where the shoes live. No, they live by the front door. The pileRead more…

Sliding Door Media Center

  So my sliding barn door failure isn’t the first barn door hardware Adam and I have DIYed. About 18 months ago this beauty was created… I never blogged about it for two reasons… I don’t have a single pictureRead more…

Double bypass sliding barn door system – A DIY FAIL

  Last week in my guest room reveal I mentioned the closet doors and how they were one of my biggest DIY fails to date. So lets talk about that. I was really excited about these and planned to write thisRead more…

Southwestern Guest Room Reveal

  Time for another reveal post! Can you tell I’m trying to tie up loose ends on this house before I completely move onto the next one? Although this room turned out so well that I think I’m just goingRead more…

Master Bathroom Reveal

A few weeks ago I was working on my linen closet makeover and taking pictures of the finished product. I was perched on the vanity counter, pressed up again the mirror, when I looked around and realized that I hadRead more…

Linen Closet Organization (and the end of my pink walls!)

I’ve done a lot of painting during the seven years we’ve lived in this house. A lot. Most rooms have been painted three or more times… Adam jokes that there are so many layers of paint on the walls thatRead more…