DIY Orange Peel Texture

If you have been following my blog, you know I kinda sorta renovated my guest bathroom largely by accident (full details here).  Today I am super excited to share details on one of the projects involved in that renovation: DIY…

The Kitchen is Functional!

Woo hoo, our kitchen is finally functional!  The sink works, the counter tops are finished and installed, and the appliances are all in. I’ve alluded to this in the past few posts but wasn’t sure if I was ready yet…

1970’s Kitchen Reno Tips

I love older homes. I grew up in a 1950’s home with “character” in the form of original Thermador appliances (awesome actually) and pink toilets(not quite so awesome). what most older homes are missing in modern updates, they make up…

Cheap Herb Garden

Cheap Herb Garden One of the hardest things about living in a renovation is prioritizing and realizing that even though it feels like everything must be done right NOW, it actually, well, doesn’t. One project that actually was time sensitive though…