DIY…With Your Spouse


We had no big plans this weekend.  A couple cookouts and errands to run, but overall it was supposed to be pretty relaxing.  Well that didn’t last.  We decided to take on some major projects.  Huge.  Want to know what they are?  I’m not telling.  Yet.  I want to finish the whole room and then […]

Financial Freedom Fridays-May Wrap Up

may wrap up

May was our busiest month of the year so far, travelling to the cabin for a weekend, one weekend in Nashville, and a trip to San Diego.  I am really looking forward to hanging around home this weekend, catching up on some quality time with Mike and relaxing with Pudge.  A couple cookouts and a few little […]

Loft Inspiration: Fabric


  I have been scouring my favorite fabric places for some ideas/inspiration for the bench seats and pillows in the loft.  You all know about my green/navy/white color scheme so here are some of my favorite fabrics that would fit in perfectly {click on the picture for source}.  Blues: Or I could go with a […]

Cord Hider


These curtains hide a secret. Well besides all the mistakes I probably made when I sewed them.  We recently had new internet installed in our home after the people who we stole it from moved we lost our old provider.  The installer had to run it into our living room and the cords are right […]

Striped Loft


I mentioned yesterday that I found some great inspiration that got me motivated for our loft. I saw this picture in Country Living a few weeks ago and fell in love with these bold black and white stripes. I love the contrast in the strips and the fact that they can really go in many different […]

Loft Inspiration: Colors


It’s time to tackle the loft.  Our poor second story is completely white.  Everywhere.  No decorations, no nothing.  Our master is on the first floor so we live down there and are rarely upstairs but it’s time to make a change.  I’ve been patiently waiting for the perfect inspiration and it finally hit. I saw this picture in Country Living […]

Financial Freedom Fridays-Mike’s Tips


Happy Friday!  I enlisted Mike to give you all  some money advice today, so listen up…he’s good:) 5 Money Saving Tips We are big believers of Dave Ramsay, like we have mentioned before and think that he helps a lot of people look at money a different way. Some of his principles are the common […]

Remodelaholic Feature


I’m guest posting over at Remodelaholic today! I wrote a new post on our DIY TV Wall Mount so go check it out!