• Entryway Reveal

    Happy Tuesday, everyone! KC is in store for another 5″ of snow today so I’m busy making lasagna, some Nesting with Grace’s homemade bread, and googling how to make a cardboard rocket ship to make it through just one more…

  • My Dream Kitchen Reveal

    This post is long overdue. One that’s come with so much blood, sweat, and design tears to get to this moment. To be able to share with you months and months of planning, plotting, re-planning, taking a three month sabbatical…

  • 5 Simple Changes to a Healthier Kitchen

    I’m well aware of the crazy amount of chemicals that infect our homes daily. The problem is that there is so much, I get so overwhelmed and don’t even know where to start to make changes! I want my family…

  • Paint and Floor Stain for Remodel

    Boy did I go back and forth whether to even post this one just yet! You scroll through Pinterest and all my favorite home bloggers, and you see perfectly decorated homes telling you all about their color choices. I stare…

  • Christmas Home Tour 2018

    I’ve been slowly decorating our house, but when the forecasters say there’s a blizzard in KC today, I booked it to get it all done.  Nothing makes me happier, cozier, and never-gonna-leave-my-house-ier than Christmas lights and snow.  So come get…

  • My Thanksgiving Tablescape

    Every year, we load up the family and head north to a small town in southern Iowa for Thanksgiving.  We spend the day at my husband’s grandmother’s house for a beautiful dinner and time with the family.  Even though Grandma…

  • How to Whitewash Your Outdated Fireplace

    When we decided to do our main level renovation on our Fixer Upper, there were a lot of areas that we knew we could do ourselves…and other areas that we weren’t going to touch with a ten foot pole.  Take…

  • Home Remodel Update

    We’ve reached the halfway point!!  Or I guess I should say, “We’ve reached what our contractor claims is the halfway point!!”  I wanted to share some progress pictures with you all to show you just how far we’ve come since…

  • How to Pick a Fixer Upper – and LOVE it!

    Guys, it’s happening.  It’s seriously happening.  In 23 days (552 hours or 33,120 minutes or 1,987,200 seconds…but who’s counting?) we are going to have our contractor start on our whole main level remodel!  This has been in the making since…

  • Family Pictures…And What to Do With Them!

    I hinted in my What I Love Wednesday that we just had our family pictures done, and I couldn’t be more excited about how they turned out!  If you are a local to KC, you just have to look up…