Hello Lovely Bathroom Renovation: Before & After

Our DIY master bath renovation in this Chicagoland fixer upper required a good chunk of time since (like the rest of this place) everything had…

Hello Lovely Master Bedroom Renovation

Although I shared this fixer upper makeover with you years ago, I updated the links and photos in hopes it will help! Hello Lovely Master Bedroom…

Moving? 7 Brilliant Tips & How to Relocate With a PODS Container!

If you have followed along, you know we bought a tiny house in 2021 for investment and spruced it up inside and out. That sweet…

Tranquil Grey & White Bedroom Decor: Calming Comfort

If just thinking about Tranquil Grey & White Bedroom Decor: Calming Comfort simmers down your senses, frees your mind, and moves your heart into a…

Shop the Room: Resource Guide for My Simple Serene Grey …

In my post with the before and after story of our DIY serene Arizona kitchen, I explain how we customized a cookie cutter, builder-grade kitchen…

Serene Decor, Slow Living & Small Thoughtful Changes

A few seasons back, I shared this post after we finally made some thoughtful changes to our little laundry pass through. Ours is not at…

Serene Fall Decor & September Tranquility

Serene Fall Decor & September Tranquility will hopefully bring soothing calm. It is what I need right now. I am not ready to share what…

23 Timeless Kitchen Design Ideas & Traditional Decor

I hope 23 Timeless Kitchen Design Ideas & Traditional brings you helpful fresh ideas whether you’re designing a kitchen from scratch or simply zhushing the…

DIY French Script Stenciled Wall

Oui, oui, the writing is on the wall, y’all…and if these walls could talk, they would whisper in a French accent. DIY French Script Stenciled…

Shop My Home: European Inspired, White French Country Decorating Resources

Five years ago, we traded our great big French country home for a Chicagoland fixer upper (half the square footage and property) to renovate ourselves.…

3 Tips for Casual Safe Summer Outdoor Entertaining

Do summer entertaining tips feel silly at this juncture? Summer 2020 here feels slightly science fictiony and months away from “business as usual.” Yet some…

Yep, I’m a Real Life Renovator For Realz!

If you are newer to this blog, you may not know that in 2015 we sold our perfectly finished French inspired home and bought a…

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White Slipcovered Sofa
French Stripe Seagrass Basket Set
29″ Whitewashed Table Lamp Set of 2
White Matelasse Quilt on MY BED
THE BEST Energy Bars!
Tuscan Terracotta Urn Vase
Round Farmhouse Table
Myla Slipcover Sofa
Deconstructed Wingback Bed
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Milagro Heart
Slipcovered Dining Chair
Rustic Farmhouse Stool
Edgecombe End Table
Parisian Style Iron Table Lamp  33.5″
Black or Bronze Accent Table
French Stripe Basket Set
White Cotton Crochet Bed Skirt
French Country Rattan Basket Set
Marble Subway Mosaic Tile
Rattan Basket With Lid
White Ruffle Bedding
Seagrass Basket Set
Schumacher Wild Things Wallpaper
Slipcovered Sofa
Linen Napkin Set
French Country Lamp Set
White Matelasse Quilt
Tree Mural Wallpaper
Faux Potted French Lavender
Shaw Daybed
Distressed White French Country Chandelier
French Country Headboard
Oval Back Counter Stool, Set of 2
Antique Brass Pharmacy Floor Lamp
Round French Tufted Ottoman
Kinston Wood Bench
Italian Candelabra Chandelier
Slipcovered Linen Chair
Warner Upholstered Bench
Rustic Country French Dresser
Laurel Wreath Mirror
Round Farmhouse Dining Table
Reclaimed Wood Dresser
Louis Upholstered Bench
Pardon My French Doormat
Stripe Turkish Towel Throw
Pamela Arm Chair
Sweater Weave Basket
French Carved Wood Chandelier
Terracotta Pots & Basket
French Country Wood Chandelier
French Linen Dining Chair
Gustavian Cabinet
French Farmhouse Dining Table
Bar Stool
Beachy White Slipcovered Sofa
Rattan Armchair
Diptyque Oyedo Candle
Cross Back Dining Chair
French Country Candle Holder
French Industrial Metal Chairs (4)
Designer Favorite Wall Mirror
Holborn Lantern Pendant
French Country 6-Light Chandelier
Tray Side Table
French Country Upholstered Arm Chair
Wicker Trunk Set
French Ticking Stripe Pillow
Jute Area Rug
Mohair Throw
Rustic Industrial Farmhouse Shelves
Belgian Linen Sofa
White Duvet & Bedding
Rustic Wood Candlestick Set
French Market Basket
Linen Modern Wing Chair
French Country Farmhouse Baskets
Concrete Pillar Table Lamp
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Style Lamp
Kendall Skirted Dining Chair
White Charleston Sofa
Scrubbed Wood 5-Light Chandelier
Arched Champagne Wall Mirror
Moravian Star 1-Light Pendant
Highback Armchair
Mini Pendant Light
White Vase Set
Round Woven Placemat Set
Cashmere Throw With Fringe
Black Bergamot Soy Candle
Fireclay Farm Sink (Reinhard, 30″)
White Waffle Coverlet
Light Grey Vienna Quilt
Boheme Madera Bench
Belgian Linen Duvet Set
Round Marble Side Table
Rustic Pedestal Farm Table
Rattan Hanging Chair Swing