Chris Loves Julia Hidden Door

When Jules gets an idea in her head, it’s not a matter of “if” so much as “when”. So when she brought up the idea of making the extra door in our family room, that leads into the playroom, hidden, I knew I had to figure a way to make it happen. Though this was […]

We made it to our new home in North Carolina!! We’re in Cary, just a few minutes outside of Raleigh. It was our daughters’ first time seeing the area and the house and it was the best feeling seeing them run from room to room just squealing the whole time. My oldest said, “Can we […]

On Monday, we flew into Raleigh to close on our new home there! (If you missed why we’re moving, you can check out this post and why we chose Raleigh right here.) The home is a beautiful, classic, red-brick Georgian-style colonial just outside of Raleigh. Right when we pulled up to it, we got that […]


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