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Book Page and Burlap Banner

Do you know what day it is? It’s exactly ONE MONTH until the big day! Today is also the day we’re hopping on over to Making it in the Mountains…

When the Table Makes the Kitchen

When we moved into the house, I was not a huge fan of the kitchen. Between the cupboards and the layout, nothing seemed right. After painting the kitchen cabinets and island, it started to come…

The Quick & Easy Guide to Furniture Distressing

There is just something so wonderful about painting and distressing furniture. I love the way the old wood shows through the paint. I love that no two pieces ever turn out the same. I love…

The Home Tour: Six Months

We’re heading into month six of this crazy home renovation journey. SIX MONTHS. And what better way to welcome the half-year mark then to show off the progress? The Outside   What has been done?…

July 2016 Recap

So here we are again, another month almost gone, in what seems like the blink of an eye. What we’re excited about: >> I finished the painting the hutch and to hang it on the wall,…

The Waiting Game

So, we’re playing the waiting game. And neither one of us excels at this particular activity. I thought my patience was pretty low. Then I met my fiancé. I am the type of person that…

Minnesota Bridal Consignment Roundup

I feel like bridal consignment has kind of a bad rap. I mean, I get it. If you’re idea of shopping for a wedding dress is like all the scenes in Say Yes to the…

The Roof: An Unexpected Hiccup

I am going to start by saying we have been really, really lucky so far in this renovation process. The biggest hiccups we’ve experienced are rather minimal – the glaze chipped on the kitchen cabinets…

Landscaping Tour: Summer 2016

When I was growing up, at every family function during the spring and summer months, my grandma, mom and aunt would get together and take a walk around the yard of whoever’s house we were…


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