A Special Announcement

Let me start off by apologizing for the lull around here the last few weeks. It’s not for lack of work or progress around the house but because we’ve been gearing up for a new project. Now finally, after a month and half, all the final details have come together and last week we closed on our very first investment property. I’m so excited to introduce you to the soon to be White Mountain Cottage, a small A-frame chalet in Gatlinburg,[Read more]

Farmhouse Style Pantry Makeover

I mentioned in my last post that we’ve been working on finishing some of the smaller projects and details of our kitchen renovation. This week it was PROJECT PANTRY. It’s been functional for a while but there were a few final details to be wrapped up. I still need a few things like labels for the dry goods and some hooks to hang a dust pan on but I just couldn’t wait any longer to share it with you. This[Read more]

Master Suite Remodel: Progress Update and Plans

The last time I updated you all on our master suite project the bathroom looked like this… And we thought that was the start of making it pretty again. But alas, as most renovations go that was not the case. Once our contractor got in there and ripped up the old, very thin, damaged subfloor we discovered that there was a lot more structural framing needed than any of us had anticipated. So it ended up looking like this… And[Read more]

Master Suite Remodel: Demo

Today is an exciting day for us because the demo on our master suite is DONE and the contractor is coming next week to start putting it all back together! If you want to see more before pictures of our master bathroom and bedroom check out this post. But just a quick reminder this is what it looked like when we moved in. Folks, let me just tell you, demo is no joke! We decided to tackle this part of the[Read more]