New Hallway Carpet

We told you on Monday how our new carpet was being installed, so I wanted to show you what it looks like now! I know that carpet isn’t really the “coolest” decorating trend. When you watch House Hunters everyone is always like, “ew, carpet.” But I have to be real honest: I kind of love it. I mean, I love our hardwood floors in the living areas, but they aren’t warm and comfy like good old fashioned wall-to-wall carpeting, you know what I mean? Walking from our bedroom to the bathroom down the hall with bare feet is pretty fantastic when there’s… Read More

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Cleaning Old Doorknobs

Happy Monday! We had a nice, pretty leisurely weekend, finished up a few small projects, and right now our new hallway carpet is being installed. I’m VERY happy about that since ripping part of it out was our first home project of the year, eesh. So one day last week, out of nowhere, I decided we should remove the paint from our downstairs bathroom’s doorknobs. It seemed like it could be fun to find out what was hiding under layers and layers of old paint… and I was right! Does anyone else ever do that, where you suddenly decide to do some… Read More

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Behind the Scenes

Happy Friday! Happy Spring! Because it’s really starting to feel like Spring for real now, right? This rain is totally putting a damper on all my spray painting projects, but I can’t complain when it’s so warm and all the flowers are starting to bloom! Well what a week. Andy took the whole week off to work on house projects and was able to get SO MUCH done. Unfortunately I’ve been a little under the weather and feeling like the biggest jerk for not being able to help him as much as I’d like. But we painted our entryway and the little… Read More

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