From My House

Some Changes in the Dining Room

It wasn’t planned but the dining room got a little facelift this weekend. Nothing drastic (it all probably looks the same to you) but it’s different enough to appease my design ADD. It all started very innocently with wanting to incorporate one new painting into the dining room art wall. (The table set for a …

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Lately…..

A few snapshots of life around here….. My favorite thing about spring is spring flowers and how cheerful they make the house feel. I was so pleased to be quoted and to have this photo published over at Country Living (as well as Veranda and Elle Decor)….. I’ve also been spending a little time in the kitchen. (Emphasis …

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Kitchen Office Update + a $250 Lighting Giveaway

***This giveaway is now closed.*** Having lived in as many homes as I have, the one thing I’ve learned is that it takes time to fine tune your spaces to fit your lifestyle. Take our kitchen office for instance. When we bought the house, it was described in the listing as the Bill Paying Station. The thought …

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Reveal of The Wet Bar (Or, My Boldest Project to Date)

It’s still only January so I probably shouldn’t say this because I don’t want to jinx anything but….. 2014 is shaping up to be the year I finally do the things-I’ve-been-wanting-to-do-forever-around-the-house. There’s the foyer, the laundry room (preparations are underway!) and this past weekend, I tackled the wet bar: As many of you know, I’ve …

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Another Foyer Makeover

Remember this sideboard that was in the dining room in our last house? Since we were gifted the dining room furniture we’re currently using, the poor thing has just been floating around this house without a purpose. I had been wanting to try it out in the foyer for a while and this weekend, we hauled it …

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