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An Unexpected Renovation: The Entryway Reveal

An Unexpected Renovation: The Entryway Reveal

We started the year with an impromptu renovation project and are sharing the reveal of our modern rustic entryway! [affiliate links are used for your convenience, at no additional cost to you] It was the... first week in January (?) and Brett was working on the...

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Holiday Home Tour Blog Hop | The Entryway

Holiday Home Tour Blog Hop | The Entryway

If you're here from Petite Haus, welcome new friends! With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, it is full speed ahead to all things Christmas. And this season, we're fully embracing the rustic. Maybe it's the fabric that I picked up at JoAnns for 50% off or the...

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The Entryway Summer Home Tour & Blog Hop

The Entryway Summer Home Tour & Blog Hop

Today we're sharing an entryway summer home tour as part of a blog hop with lots of other talented ladies! It's official. Summer is HERE. We're t-minus two months out from the wedding, are knee deep in laundry room renovations, just finished up our guest bathroom and...

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Spring Entryway Home Tour

Spring Entryway Home Tour

Last year about this time, we were just starting to get settled in the house. We'd moved in about a month earlier and were still fairly bright-eyed and bushy tailed, riding high on the joys of owning our first home. Fast forward to this spring and while we may have...

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One Year Anniversary Home Tour

One Year Anniversary Home Tour

One year, to the day. That's how long we've been in this house. It feels like we just moved in... and yet at the same time, like we've been here forever. To celebrate this big milestone, we wanted to take a look at the last year. Not only to catch up the newcomers,...

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How to Lay Interior Brick Pavers

How to Lay Interior Brick Pavers

About halfway through the One Room Challenge last October Brett and I knew we wanted to lay down brick pavers for the entryway. We also knew it wasn’t going to happen in time for the challenge, but that it was going to be the next project to tackle. If you’ve been...

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2016: Looking Back at the First Year of North Country Nest

Tomorrow is the LAST day of 2016. Can you freaking believe it? I don’t know about you, but this year has flown by! It seems like just yesterday that our weekends were filled with house showings and mortgage meetings and packing up the townhouse. Since I dropped the...

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2016 Christmas Home Tour: The Entryway

2016 Christmas Home Tour: The Entryway

Decorating for Christmas is no joke and it's taken me seven trips to Target, five stops at thrift stores, four Dollar Tree runs, two times fighting the crowds at Joann Fabrics, two lunch breaks spent at Hobby Lobby, one Black Friday sale at Walmart, one quick stop at...

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One Room Challenge Week Six: The Final Reveal

One Room Challenge Week Six: The Final Reveal

It was a little more than two months ago when I first uttered the words ‘One Room Challenge’ to Brett. We were sitting down for dinner and I casually mentioned that I wanted to join in on this challenge and told him I thought we could do the entryway. Apparently, the...

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One Room Challenge Week Five: The Built-Ins

One Room Challenge Week Five: The Built-Ins

It’s week five! Yes, five. Already? Yup. And this week… this week I am sharing my favorite project we’ve ever done. “Kell… You’ve already said that, remember? The barn wall from week three was your favorite project.” Well yes, I know I already said that once in this...

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One Room Challenge Week Four: The Lights & The Window

One Room Challenge Week Four: The Lights & The Window

This week we’ve got two mini-projects to share for the One Room Challenge. We wanted to tackle these before we left on our respective mini vacations - Brett went pheasant hunting and I went out to Utah. Have you ever noticed that the little things can make a big...

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One Room Challenge Week One: The Front Entryway

One Room Challenge Week One: The Front Entryway

I am so excited you’re here because we’ve got some fun news to share – we’re joining in on the One Room Challenge hosted by Calling it Home. “That’s great, but what the heck is a One Room Challenge?” We’re so glad you asked! Here’s straight from the website: The One...

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