Weekly House Update-Week 26

staircase finished

So I’ve missed a few weeks of blogging. You may have noticed:) It’s been a bit crazy but big, huge, exciting news… IT’S MOVING WEEK!!!!!!!!! Bet you never thought that was going to happen…me neither, but it’s officially our last few days in this apartment and I could not be more excited. If Molly and… more

Weekly House Update: Week 23

kitchen with appliances

Oh, friends. So much has happened in the last week which is why I haven’t blogged. We’ve been so busy over at the house that we’re lucky our bodies are still working. I do have tons to share and lots of tutorials to come your way, but I thought today I would just share some… more

Furniture Shopping

sauder sideboard door open

We aren’t purchasing a ton of new furniture pieces for the new house but there have been a few we’ve bought. You can read about our new living room chairs here, bar stools here, and we recently purchased some new kitchen table chairs that will go around the farmhouse table Mike will build for the… more

Tilemania Continues

master wall and stone tile before grout

And it seems like it will never end. I’m not going to sugar coat it folks, tiling stinks. It’s not fun. But we are getting closer. We have over 650 square feet of tile in this house between floors and walls and it’s a lot more than we realized when we started this project. There… more

Move-In Checklist

move in checklist

It may seem crazy that we will be moving in in 5 weeks or less seeing as we don’t have floors, complete kitchen cabinets, any fixtures, toilets, faucets, etc. but it’s going to happen. Actually, it has to happen. Our lease is up at the end of September and we would prefer to not be… more

Tilemania

master bath floor tiled

That pretty well sums up where we are with the house. Tilemania. Mike was out of town this weekend so it was up to me to keep this project going. I went straight from work on Friday to the house and worked for a couple of hours until it was time to go home and… more

Weekly House Update: Week 20

house from distance with brick

So I skipped last week’s update. Things have been busy:) It’s hard to write a blog post when you are constantly doing the work you need to blog about. It’s all coming along though. The brick finally started this week and we love it.       It’s looking great! I love the variation in… more

Prepping for Tile

cutting laundry tile

Our last two “big” projects before we can move in are to tile and install wood floors. We need something pretty to walk on:) Sunday was our first shot at tiling and it went relatively well. Our goal was to get the half bath and laundry room done but didn’t quite reach our goal. It… more

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