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Faux Fiddle Leaf Fig | Side Table | Accent Stool | Couch | X Pillow | Rug | Foot Stool Earlier this week, I posted the above photo on my Instagram shortly after I accidentally cleaned the entire house instead of taking a nap…again. Nesting urges have definitely kicked in, but not in the form I’d like […]

Our actual back-backyard is pretty small. We are anxious to get the fence finished in the next couple days because we know that will help define a larger backyard for our family that will include our expansive side yards, but as for the back–this is what we’re working with: Womp, womp. That scalloped fence belongs […]

One thing this house isn’t shy on is hooks. Perhaps you’ve gathered that from Instagram: As an update, I found two more sets in the garage. 16!! The slightly humorous thing about this all is that there is absolutely no convenient place to hang our bags when we walk in the house, whether through the […]

While we’ve talked about the patio plans to build a pergola, we have never really revealed the direction of the rest of the space–besides the handsome new fixture.  Here’s what we’re envisioning: 1. The Carson you’ve met. 2. Cafe lights stringing from the pergola. 3. This Ikea outdoor sectional has really good reviews. We love […]

Ah, the kitchen.  We have been thinking about it ever since we moved in nearly two years ago, when it looked like this: We did a few, very simple, cheap and even temporary updates to get us where we are today.  We painted our cabinets and muave pink countertops and even our previously bisque oven […]

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