DIY Tutorial: Chalkboard Lettering

this post contains some affiliate links, see full disclosure here   Chalkboard signs are everywhere nowadays.  When Steve and I got married three years ago I planned on having beautiful chalkboard signs for every little part of our ceremony and reception, and while we did have chalkboard signs I had waited until the last minute and free-handed most of …

Kitchen Remodel Inspiration

Hello again! It’s hard to believe we are already halfway through February.  Even harder to believe is the fact that my husband Steve and I closed on our 1850 Italianate style home just over a year ago… it’s been that long already! We’ve now entered one of the most anticipated projects of the remodel for …

Designing with Benjamin Moore Simply White

Ideas and tips for using Benjamin Moore’s “Simply White” paint color in your home! Simply White OC-117 But first, a little background about my love-hate relationship with white walls. Steve and I rented our first apartment from his parents, basically an “in-law” apartment. Therefore we ended up redoing the apartment with their help, which was …

DIY Wine Bottle Label

Good morning! Are you getting married or know someone getting married this year? Steve and I are in our late 20s, therefore we are at that age where everyone we know is either recently married or getting married and coming up with creative yet personal gifts is becoming a little bit of a challenge lately. …

Friday Favorites 6.10.16

Happy Friday! Last week we shared some Summer Favorites in case you missed it! This weekend we’re focusing on cleaning up the outside of our house and getting ready for plumbing and insulation inside.  Hopefully we can get the dry wall up in the next few weeks.  We need at least a couple rooms to be mostly finished …