Home Tour: Our Entryway Makeover

We have another room reveal for you today! Just like our office that we showed you on Wednesday, the makeover of our entryway was a long-time coming. A few years ago we painted the room yellow, along with the stairway and all the way up through the upstairs hallway. It wasn’t terrible — it was just So – Much – Yellow. It was so much yellow that the sales guy at Sherwin Williams actually made fun of us when we went to pick up like our 5th gallon, haha! (The color is Sherwin Williams “Optimistic Yellow.”) Before: Plus, the entryway light, which was here when we moved in and may… Read More

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Big Reveal: Our White and Wood Home Office!

While our house was nice and clean for the home tour, we took the opportunity to take a bunch of pictures around the house. We’re going to take you on your own virtual home tour over the next few weeks. And first up, the office! I’ve been so anxious to show you this room for weeks, and it’s finally ready! Well, actually first, the befores… It was over crowded, disorganized, dysfunctional and not at all pretty. The floor was chipped and peeling and there wasn’t enough storage space for all our stuff (plus we just had way too much stuff to… Read More

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An Evening in Ohio City Recap

You guys! We did it! Our neighborhood home tour, Evening in Ohio City, was on Saturday, and we had so much fun! We weren’t sure what to expect with 200 strangers coming through our house — Andy and I are both  social awkward and shy! — but we had so much fun. We really enjoyed meeting a ton of people from our neighborhood and beyond. Everyone was so nice and we didn’t have any problems with anyone trying to rifle through our drawers or take any “souvenirs” or anything like that at all. There was one red wine spill on our new carpet, which… Read More

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