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Best Kitchen Farmhouse Finds on Amazon

We are creeping up on the weekend already.  Whoohoo!  The days are just flying by as I'm trying to gather ideas for our new farmhouse kitchen.  Did you see my post on Instagram or Facebook?  I've named the farmhouse!!!  We're calling it the "Acorn … [Read More...]

Tiny House Facts to Know

Did you know that according to a 2017 Community Preference Survey, six out of ten people said they would spend more (17% "a lot more" and 43% "a little more") to live in a community where they could walk to parks, shops and restaurants?  More than … [Read More...]

We Got Our Farmhouse Floor Plans

This gorgeous farmhouse is a Southern Living Design named "Sugarberry Cottage".  The source of this photo is from Brittany York.  I wanted you to see my inspiration for a side screened-in porch for our new little farmhouse.  Our Architect is still … [Read More...]

Shanty 2 Chic Furniture in At Home Stores

Have you seen the new line of Shanty 2 Chic that just hit the shelves at the At Home Store?  I grabbed a latte and then headed over to walk the isles.  So fun!  They definitely have a signature industrial farmhouse look in their crafted furniture … [Read More...]

Final Tour of The Brick House on Pecan Drive

I just realized I never gave a final tour of The Brick House on Pecan Drive.  I did individual rooms but never collectively.  I organized photos to list our house on the MLS and Realtor.com but never actually put a blog post together like usually do … [Read More...]

Buying a Farmhouse

I feel like we've kind of been all over the place lately.  I'm sorry if I have confused anyone.  Haha.  Life just seems to always take unexpected twists and turns.  The Brick House on Pecan Drive closed and the new happy owners have moved in.  We … [Read More...]

Cozy Christmas Master Bedroom

As soon as I found out we would be moving again into a tiny apartment while we looked for another house, I was determined to bring as much of our Christmas decorations with us as possible.  Last year the same thing happened to us.  Our house sold and … [Read More...]

Tiny Floor Plan

Wow, we are only 2 days into this week and it's flying by.  My hubs and I have spent many hours in the car looking at properties for clients and keeping an eye out for land or a house for us.  We just signed a six month lease at the apartment complex … [Read More...]

The Farmhouse and Other Stuff

It's so hard to be patient when waiting on news!  Our hands are tied until the appraisal comes in on our current home that's under contract.  The closing date is coming up really quick and the appraisal is the only thing that's hanging in the wind.  … [Read More...]

Final Rooms of Our Home Tour

The only rooms left to show you in "The Brick House on Pecan Drive" are the office and craft room.  Both of these spaces just needed new flooring, paint and trim.  By far, these were the easiest rooms to renovate in this house.  We kept the shutters … [Read More...]

Blue Bathroom Gets a Makeover

Since we purchased The Brick House on Pecan Drive, this has been known as the "blue bathroom".  The tile, floor and walls were all blue.  Even the plantation shutters on the window were painted blue.  This was going to be our bathroom while we … [Read More...]

Master Bath Reveal

OK, there is no pretty way to show or describe these "before" photos of the pre-demolition of the master bath.  I guess if you LOVE pink and you like to fit into really tight spaces, then this would have been the bathroom of your dreams! Haha!  I'm … [Read More...]

Master Bedroom Retreat

The Master Retreat...FINALLY!!!  After sleeping in two other bedrooms of this house, we've finally moved into the master bedroom!  Although as you know, it will be short lived since the our home is under contract and will be closing in just a few … [Read More...]

Love and Laundry

Lets talk about the love of doing laundry.  I have to admit that my hubby does the vast majority of the laundry in our household.  But, the trade off is... he doesn't clean toilets.  I'm in-charge of that duty.  So the chores are divided up equally!  … [Read More...]

Black and White Guest Bathroom

Are you ready for this?  Put your boots and gloves on before entering.  Oh, and probably nose plugs!  I know it's going to be hard for you to believe, but this by far my most favorite room in the house!  Hopefully by the time you get done with this … [Read More...]