Other Makeovers

Originally when we bought our house in North Carolina, we fell in love with it for so many reasons, one of them being the fact that it had a great room with a separate entrance–perfect for our team to work out of! We did so blissfully before being notified by our town that we can’t […]

We had so much fun last year making over Andi’s awkward living room, so when Kirkland’s Home asked if we wanted to do another one-day makeover with their incredible new Spring Collection, we did not hesitate! We’ve been taking turns at the team’s houses, and Becca’s card was up – she just moved into a […]

This post is sponsored by Lowe’s Home Improvement. *Whew* What a makeover! What a room! What wonderful people! What a great team! But, I’m getting ahead of myself :) In January, we put the call out: Win a bedroom makeover with CLJ and The Makerista! I have been a fan of Gwen’s for years, and […]

This post is sponsored by Walmart.  Have you even seen Walmart’s new private label brand, MoDRN? It’s really good and filled to the brim with drool-worthy furniture, decor, textiles, accessories–everything you need for a more modern home at affordable prices. They asked us if we’d want to share a few of our favorite pieces with you–but […]

Painting our A-frame black was one of the best decisions ever! Even though I pinned 50 black houses and cabins, when it came time to pull the trigger, I was still so nervous–but as soon as they started, it was clearly the right choice. The painters finally wrapped up last week and I’m here to […]


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