Before & After: My Home Renovation, Part 2

Part 1 of this before and after renovation story in photos about how we transformed our fixer upper DIY style is RIGHT HERE. Before &…

Before & After: European Country Style Fixer Upper

We’re nearing the four year mark of buying our beloved fixer upper after downsizing from twice the square footage and property. The years have flown…

6 Smart Ideas for Fetching Top Dollar For Your Home

For some homeowners this spring, the ‘for sale’ sign will be posted in the yard in hopes that a bidding war will break out. But…

15 Awesome Everyday Essentials for My Kitchen

When you downsize by half as we did, it means editing your belongings and even what you consider to be ‘essentials’ out of necessity. What…

25 Coastal Cottage Bedroom Décor Ideas: Get the Look

Even though I live in a land-locked heartland as a resident fairy on the prairie, there is something utterly irresistible to me about 25 Coastal…

12 House Spruce Ups to Tackle For Spring!

I’m sharing a dozen spring cleaning and home improvement tasks we are tackling right now, and not one of them mentions WINDOWS. Yippeeee-ki-yayyy! When it’s…

How to Decorate Chic Yet Cheap: 9 No-Cost Ideas

How to Decorate Chic Yet Cheap: 9 No-Cost Ideas nudges you to think more creatively about your approach to personalizing and beautifying a space. But…

20 Beautiful White Sofas to Ignite Your Imagination

Whether you favor a laid back beachy look with a white cotton slipcover or a more elegant Belgian linen, a comfy lovely white sofa can…

11 Super Simple Ikea Hacks for Vittsjo Desk & Shelf!

While I haven’t done a ton of Ikea hacks, I absolutely LOVE the idea of customizing inexpensive furniture so we’ll consider a few smart ones…

15 Smart Reasons to Choose Minuet Viatera Quartz

Choosing a material for kitchen counters can be a daunting one, and I personally spent a fair amount of time mulling over options even after…

Spring Color: Spaces, Style & Sweets

Spring Color: Spaces, Style & Sweets is a playful romp and retreat from the beloved-and-expected all white decor to the sunny funny bright side of…

5 Soul Keeping Lessons From Renovation Adventures

Soul Keeping Lessons From Renovation Adventures travels beneath the surface of real life renovator highlights and pitfalls. There’s more than enough home improvement musing out…