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This Jack & Jill bathroom moment between Polly and Faye’s rooms has never been shared here on the blog, but it’s one of my favorite spaces. I love how practical and functional it is to have this connecting bathroom for the two youngest, and although we haven’t done anything more than lay down a bathmat […]

I’ve been calling this Greta’s bathroom, but it’s not solely her bathroom really. Yes it’s the one across from her room and she uses it the most, but it’s also the main bathroom we use whenever we’re hanging out upstairs (which is frequent). Therefore, I wanted it to feel feminine, but also classic and clean […]

Last we reported, we were going to have a working kitchen by Thanksgiving (more on that in a minute–because ehhhhh). I got really excited this week when a bunch of boxes started showing up. Boxes of lighting, hardware, and plumbing fixtures for our new kitchen and it’s starting to feel more like a reality! A […]

This post is sponsored by The Company Store Faye hasn’t slept in her bedroom for months. When we replaced the windows and drywall and added the closet in our bedroom, Chris and I slept in Faye’s room, and Faye slept in Greta’s room. Then, we replaced the window in Faye’s room and restructured the turret […]

A lot of projects in our home are tied together and stem from each other right now, so if it seems like we’re bouncing from project to project — we kind of are, but only because they are connected. We also made a goal to finish renovating this home by the end of 2021 (you […]


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