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Powder room redo revealed

The powder room that was original to our 1960s home was looking a little dated. I cannot believe I actually forgot to take a picture before the demo. So sad! And … Continue reading

August 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

About that powder room makeover…

As I was saying, we have some bathrooms in need of work. Basically three of the four are original to our late 1960s home. They’re serviceable, but our master bathroom … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

We’re ready for Houzz now!

Last year we completed a remodel of our house, but, it seems like ages ago now. I can hardly remember the house as it was when we first bought it, … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Deck the halls

My interior design project with our architects, Albertsson Hansen, was completed just in time for Christmas, woo hoo!  (see post-remodel but pre-decorating pics here) I decided we’d have to host … Continue reading

December 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Done. Major dining room makeover

We finished our main floor remodel months ago, and this summer I started the redecorating process.  Still not ready for the “big reveal” of the whole thing yet, but I … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Interior design project well underway

Once our main floor remodel project wrapped up in April, I took about a month off from house projects and resumed life as normal. A life that didn’t involve looking … Continue reading

July 19, 2012 · 3 Comments

Our remodel is over – see the “before” and “after” pics

After about five months, yes people, nearly HALF a YEAR, our “little” remodel project is officially done. There were many bumps along the way, but rather than bore you with … Continue reading

April 21, 2012 · 3 Comments

Domestic daredevil: grasscloth and kids

I’m thinking about using this cool printed grasscloth wallpaper from Designers Guild in our newly redone entry hall. This image doesn’t do it justice since you can’t fully see the … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Details, details, and another delay in our remodel

So close, yet so far. That’s how the end of our remodel is feeling.  Will it ever be over? Will there actually be a time when we can stop living … Continue reading

March 9, 2012 · 4 Comments

Still in the dark on our lights

Oh brother. Weeks later, and we are very near the end of our main floor remodel, they’re telling me next week if you can believe that (no, I can’t, but … Continue reading

March 6, 2012 · 7 Comments