Category Archives: Decor

Baby Shower

Let me just say, I have some amazing friends. Holy cow. Last weekend they threw me the most fabulous baby shower! Monica even flew in from Colorado as a surprise!    I was horrible about taking photos – bad blogger! … Continue reading

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Simple Organization Upgrades

   We’ve been taking things pretty easy around here lately. Tony’s been doing homework like crazy, and when he’s not working we’ve been playing KC tourists a bit – staying on the plaza, visiting the zoo, eating out and seeing … Continue reading

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Bridal Brunch

My sweet cousin, Erica, is getting married! Unfortunately for me, the wedding is just days before Baby is due to arrive… And it’s in Wisconsin. I’m super bummed that I’ll be missing the wedding, but since Erica lives here in … Continue reading

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Nursery Project 2: Mobile 

No nursery is complete without a mobile, right? Perusing Pinterest with that search term yields endless results, but I’ve been taken by the ones that utilize colored paper circles. Many of them have the circles perpendicular to the ground, which … Continue reading

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Kitchen Corner

I’ve posted about our kitchen a couple times before. Very shortly after moving in we updated the room with paint.   That’s one of my favorite “before and after” pics. What a difference some paint and wallaper (or lack thereof) … Continue reading

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Nursery Project 1: Glider

Tony purchased this glider for Baby’s room a couple months ago from our favorite shopping spot, Craig’s List.       It was already white, which is the color I wanted (Yay! No painting!), but the cushions were in bad shape. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! You should really read this one.

Our holiday plans changed unexpectedly, so we were able to book a last minute getaway to Florida! You gotta love Christmas on a beach!   It also seemed as good a time as any to announce that we’re having a baby! … Continue reading

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Chair Pillows

You know the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears? The (let’s face it, nosy) little girl enters the bear family’s home and can immediately tell which chair belongs to each member of the family? Well, if Goldilocks broke into … Continue reading

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Frugal Finishing Touches – Master Bedroom Part II

There are some aspects of owning an old home that are no fun whatsoever. For instance, windows. We desperately need new windows. Desperately. I went to open one not too long ago, which is an ordeal in itself. Opening a … Continue reading

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Bedroom Makeover

We actually embarked upon this project only because we bought the new bed, and it just made sense to paint the walls before we put it in. As usual, everything spiraled from there! This post highlights all the changes we … Continue reading

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