Home Renovation

Lighting and Walls in the Living Room

I feel like a record on repeat, but we are so freakin' close to finishing the renovations in the main living area. It's weird to think that after four years of constant projects we can actually see the finish line. How cool is that?!? Before we dive into the living...

The Kitchen Update for March + The Appliance Debacle

It's been about a month since our last update. Boy, time flies. When we first tore out the kitchen island, I was hoping to share our final reveal post around this time. Clearly that was a little too ambitious (what's new, amiright?) Circling around to the last update...

Spring blanket + throw pillow combos

Quickly and easily add spring charm to your home with these spring throw blanket and pillow combinations! Spring is right around the corner which means only one thing: spring decor! I love seeing all the colors and patterns that make their way into home decor items...
The Four Year Home-iversary Tour

The Four Year Home-iversary Tour

February 22, 2020 marked four years in this renovation zone. FOUR YEARS.  And I think I have enough confidence to say that I THINK we're finally getting close to finishing off the main living area of the first floor.  Because, after four years of renovation, we should...

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A Kitchen Renovation Update

A Kitchen Renovation Update

I am way, way behind on this update. So first, please forgive me! When we started this renovation, I had all the plans to share weekly updates on the blog. So, since that clearly didn't happen, here's one big giant post with everything that we've been up to these last...

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How to DIY a Kitchen Concrete Counter Top

How to DIY a Kitchen Concrete Counter Top

I had every intention of creating a post all about the kitchen renovation plans, but #life. Spoiler alert: the kitchen renovation is very much underway. Brett and I are in love. I will say, kitchen renovations are at the bottom of the 'fun' list. Since we lost our...

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2020 Renovation Plans

2020 Renovation Plans

We're closing in on the start of year four of the home renovation. Four. Years. Where in the hell did time go? It seems like just yesterday we were scraping popcorn off the ceilings and knocking down the main divider wall between the mother-in-law suite and the rest...

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We’re Brett and Kelly! A husband and wife team tackling our first complete home renovation. We love all things DIY, our two furbabes and lazy summer days out on the lake. Our mission? To inspire you to live a mindful life in a handmade home.

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