Gather in the Kitchen – Free Printable

September 2, 2014 by 6 Comments

I home you enjoyed your long weekend!  It’s been a great couple days for our family, following weeks of CRAZY…for those of you who follow on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, you know I’m in the middle of a kitchen remodel!  Despite having a contractor that has quit …continue reading

Kitchen Remodel Goes Bad

August 26, 2014 by 39 Comments

Kitchen Remodel Goes Bad — REAL Bad!  Yesterday I showed you our new countertops delivered and installed.  I asked you if you could figure out the big OOPS!!?  Kimberly, Kathleen and Nancy totally figured it out.  The marble was suppose to be delivered Honed, not …continue reading

Kitchen Countertops Delivered

August 25, 2014 by 22 Comments

Our new Kitchen Countertops were delivered today!!!  This is my fourth kitchen remodel, not because I’m ultra picky, but each house we’ve lived in has had a kitchen that desperately needed an overhaul.  Although this is by far our nicest house, this was our first …continue reading

Ceiling Patch and Texture

August 21, 2014 by 6 Comments

As you walk through a home, nothing is more awkward than a remodel done in such a way that it is obvious.  Ceiling Patch and Texture is some of the surest giveaways!  Watching my ceiling patches get covered with Sheetrock, wiped with joint compound, sprayed …continue reading

Kitchen Cabinets Installed

August 20, 2014 by 18 Comments

The island was the first piece placed in the kitchen.  When the plumbing and electrical were complete, the rest of the Kitchen Cabinets were installed.  Each of the tall cabinets on either side of the fridge are solid pieces.  They were total beasts to bring …continue reading

Kitchen Remodel Begins

August 19, 2014 by 9 Comments

Stop me when you get sick of this kitchen remodel because it’s become a bit of an obsession for me — not what I wanted, but it is much more overwhelming than I naively believed it would be.  It actually all began with us thinking we’d work …continue reading

Kitchen Plan – Rough Sketch

August 11, 2014 by 6 Comments

I am so excited to share the makings of my dream kitchen with you!  You may remember a year ago we moved to the Dallas area after realizing middle school was fast approaching and Fort Worth schools weren’t meeting our kids educational needs.  We did …continue reading

DIY Decorating Inspiration

August 6, 2014 by 9 Comments

Summer is flying by so fast I can hardly hang on!  Can you believe we’re in August!?!  Although I’m totally bumming that my sweeties will be heading back to school soon, I’m also dreaming of all the projects I’ll get to during those six hours …continue reading

Badly Designed Kitchen

August 4, 2014 by 9 Comments

I’ve been talking about wanting to remodel my kitchen since we moved into our traditional home almost a year ago, but I don’t think I’ve ever explained with much detail about my reasons for Wanting a Kitchen Remodel.  Last week, I showed you the kitchen …continue reading

Kitchen – Our Big Mess

July 28, 2014 by 15 Comments

On Thursday, I typed up my weekly house tour and set it to go live the next morning — then rushed to care for a BIG Mess!  A little back history, the last few months have been heartbreaking and tough for me, so Stud wanted this week (with …continue reading

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