If you grew up watching Mr. Rogers, you’ll remember his famous song, “Won’t you be my neighbor?” That song kind of sounds funny nowadays, doesn’t it? Won’t you be the person who lives near me? A little weird. But back in the day it made perfect sense because neighbor was just another word for friend. My
Alright kiddos. This is the epic story of how I painted kitchen cabinets and lived to tell about it. Also known as the longest post ever… but I wanted to give as much detail to anyone thinking about painting their kitchen cabinets. You’re welcome, Google Searcher. I tackled this project the first weekend we were
Happy Tuesday! Who wants a little tour of our new house? I debated showing the MLR photos used on the listing, but decided against it and just show what it looked like the morning after we closed. To preface: these pictures were taken with my iPhone so the quality isn’t that great. And also taking
Thank you for all the congratulations on our good news on Friday! I really can’t believe we are homeowners. Crazy. Crazy. Crazy. It was very hard keeping this secret for almost two months, but we wanted to wait until it was 100% official before sharing. :) If you’re a devoted reader on here (hi, Mom!),
We bought a house! We got a realtor on Friday, June 28th, saw the house on Saturday, made on offer and negotiated on Monday, and the sellers accepted it on Tuesday, July 2nd. And yes, I know. It sounds so reckless and irresponsible to buy the first and only house we walked into, but sometimes
House hunting is like going on the most expensive shopping trip of your life — you’re looking to buy something that costs over six figures. Yowser. That’s a lot of money! We have been saving for years, and yet it’s still going to be a small fraction of the total cost. A little intimidating, eh?