Author Archives: Stephanie

Time for some more painting.

After we finished up the big kitchen facelift, we dove right into another project.  Because we are insane people who can’t stop renovating their house.  This time we decided to stay on the main level of the house and paint … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Floor

Sorry about that extended absence, I found myself locked out of the blog for a while!  Luckily Rich was able to get everything back up and running so I can finally share the conclusion of our kitchen makeover – the … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow?

We interrupt the ongoing kitchen makeover to bring you this update on my gardening skillz.  It’s now been over a month and a half since my mom came to visit and helped pick out some plants for the garden, and … Continue reading

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The Kitchen Makeover Continues!

After getting rid of the wallpaper and getting a coat of paint on the walls and ceiling, the next project in our kitchen makeover was painting the cabinets!  After all, we couldn’t leave them this pinky-peach color forever.  They are … Continue reading

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Kitchen Makeover!

My mother’s visit a few weeks ago led to us pulling down the wallpaper in the kitchen, as I mentioned in my previous post.  This set off a whole kitchen makeover that we’ve slowly been chipping away at during our … Continue reading

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Good Bones Home vs. the Wallpaper (Round 2)

Even though our first wallpaper battle was an easily won victory, we weren’t exactly jumping at the thought of taking on more of it.  For one thing, in other rooms it was on more than one wall.  And on the … Continue reading

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New Dining Room Table

Most of our home improvement efforts have been focused on the exterior lately, but we haven’t forgotten about the interior of the house.  We had been debating which room we wanted to take on next, since there is no shortage … Continue reading

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Exterior Update

About a month ago, I showed you the sad state of things in our yard.  Since then, Spring has sprung, and we’ve spent many evenings after work and weekends slaving away in the yard as we attempt to undo the … Continue reading

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Farewell, Flower Lights.

One of the most unique features in our house when we purchased it was the bedside pendants lamps in the master bedroom.  Shaped like flowers, painted orange with pink polka-dots, they certainly are an item that one either loves or … Continue reading

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House Tour – the exterior

I gave you a tour of the interior of our house in the month after we moved in, but by then winter had arrived in full force and I never got around to taking some good photos of the exterior.  … Continue reading

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