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DIY Raised Vegetable Garden

DIY Raised Vegetable Garden

Ever since I was little, I’ve wanted a vegetable garden. When I was still in grade school, I went to my friend’s aunt’s farm for the weekend. I remember, as we washed up for dinner, she asked us to go out to her garden and pick whatever we wanted for a salad. She gave us … Continue reading

New House—Painting Trim

New House—Painting Trim

Ahhh, painting trim. This takes me back to a dark place. Painting trim was, by far, the worst project of all of my house projects, BUT it made arguably the biggest difference. Our trim started out as a cheaply done, orangey wood. It was in terrible shape, and it looked much past its prime. Since … Continue reading

New House—Kitchen Color

New House—Kitchen Color

After finishing the kitchen cabinets (see kitchen cabinet redo here!), I wanted to add a bit of color to the space. Our overall color scheme throughout the main floor is varied grays—our kitchen color is a light gray we deemed “baby elephant”—so I wanted some pops of color to liven up the kitchen. I’ve always … Continue reading

New House—Kitchen Renovation

New House—Kitchen Renovation

Hi, friends! My leave of absence from blogging, for the most part, was due to Max and I’s new house! A quick recap: We closed and got possession on March 1st, giving us a full month to get in and do some projects before actually moving in. And believe me, I had a list of … Continue reading