Kitchen Decor Inspiration: Modern Farmhouse Kitchens {Part 1}

So excited to share these images of beautiful modern farmhouse kitchens overflowing with design, decorating ideas, and tips for our own kitchen designs! My passion…

{Garden Inspiration} Hamptons Garden of Peter Marino

Peter Marino’s inspiring Hamptons garden Inernationally acclaimed architect Peter Marino’s description of his mature garden just may woo you even before glimpsing beautiful images of it:…

The REAL Grace and Frankie BEACH HOUSE

The decor and paint colors in the pretend Grace and Frankie beach house is explored in this story HERE. Did you read my post about the…

Hello Lovely Fixer Upper {Master Bath Reveal}

The master bath renovation here at our Chicagoland fixer upper took a good chunk of time since, like the rest of this place, it was truly a…

Property Brothers Take New Orleans {Bedrooms & Bathrooms}

Property Brothers New Orleans – Blue and White Bathroom The Property Brothers, HGTV’s popular twins with a preference for slapstick comedy and competing with each…

Chateau de Gudanes – Part 2

Chateau de Gudanes If you saw Part 1 of Chateau de Gudanes, then you know what to expect from these images of the palace under…

DIY: StikWood Wood Plank Statement Wall in Our Bedroom

DIY: StikWood Wood Plank Statement Wall in Our Bedroom is all about our master bedrooms’ DIY statement wall project in our fixer upper! This post…

{Personal Reflections} Surfing, Surrender, and Soul

I just returned from the salon, and after listening to myself ramble to my hairstylist about the turbulent ride these last 10 weeks have been,…

Choosing Wood Doors for the Fixer Upper {DIY}

I posted about my affection for knotty alder the other day and our decision to upgrade doors here at the fixer upper to a rustic door style, and…

Fixer Upper {Winter 2016}

I am back with an update on our Chicagoland cottage makeover which is happily *this close* to being a wrap, though the last few projects…

Choosing the Perfect Quartz Color for Countertops

How to choose the perfect color of quartz for kitchen countertops or bathroom countertops? Not always the easiest task. There are tons of choices. But…

Holiday Inspiration: Christmastime in NY {Bonpoint}

On our trek down Madison Avenue the other day in Manhattan, there was no stopping a visit to Bonpoint, the loveliest Parisian children’s couture shop!…