• Monthly Archives: June 2012

    Guest Bedroom / Home Office Update

    No time to type! Room redo in full swing over here today! Lots to do, lots to do! PS- Kev published a post about taking eye-catching photos over at his ShootFlyShoot blog yesterday. Click on the badge below to check … Continue reading


    Love Stories, Rope Bridges and Precious Moments

    This is going to be a bit of a junk drawer post. Stuffed from top to bottom with random, yet important, little thoughts and things. First up- a thank you. We just loved the six-word love stories we found waiting … Continue reading


    Six-Word Love Stories

    Our e-friends, Dan Zadra¬†& Kobi Yamada, released a book called “2” a while back… …and since Kev and I are celebrating our 8th wedding anniversary today, I thought it would be fun to blog about something lovey-dovey that Dan and … Continue reading


    This Summer

    If you’ve visited our blog more than once, you know that I’m a sucker for quotes and Photoshop. And summertime. And my husband. I had fun creating this little picture-quote for the two of us last week, and thought I’d … Continue reading

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    Guest Bedroom/Home Office Update – Time To Paint!

    While Kev and I have been up to our eyeballs in Christmas articles (HGTV.com likes ‘em early), Brian the Carpenter has been hard a work on the closets, crown, and base boards in Kev’s office/our guest bedroom… It’s been so … Continue reading


    Summer Mantel Link Party

    Welcome to our Summer Fun link party! We blogged about our Summer mantel last week… …so we thought we’d kick off today’s festivities with some summer-inspired, shelf/mantel/wall ledge inspiration photos from other blogs around the web… Traci at Beneath My … Continue reading


    Summer Mantel

    It’s summer mantel time- yay! We had a ball putting together our adventure/sea-themed display this year… As always, our goal was to create something fresh & fun to enjoy for the season, using free, inexpensive, or handmade items, and things … Continue reading


    Wood Ceiling Installation – Complete!

    The last time I blogged about Kevin’s brother Kerry’s ceiling we were right here… Since that day, we were able to finish installing the planks, and Kerry did a fantastic job of caulking the seams, and knot & nail holes… … Continue reading


    Room Inspiration – Tuesday’s With Dorie

    Remember when I blogged about Kristen Alber‘s house? Well, I e-bumped into a friend of hers online not long ago, and I just had to blog about her house, too! Her name is Dorie, and she and her husband did … Continue reading


    Summer Decorating

    Just a quick heads up to let you know we’re throwing a summer-themed link party on Monday, June 18th! We’re calling it “Summer Fun”, and¬†whether you’ve blogged about (or are planning to blog about) your summer-y mantel, window sill, bookshelf, … Continue reading


    Wood Ceiling Installation

    Kev made me a birthday hair flag yesterday morning and you can bet your bottom dollar I wore that sucker all. Day. Long! Even to Publix. Birthday lunch: spinach & artichoke dip, Townhouse crackers, california rolls, and mini cupcakes Yep. … Continue reading


    Summer Cottage – Pick My Presto

    Hey there- and welcome to another installment of Pick My Presto! I got an email from a fella by the name of Ryan Parent asking for some design help with his newly purchased summer cottage in Canada. His email read: … Continue reading


    Popcorn Ceiling To Plank Ceiling

    Remember when I did that presto change-o for Kevin’s brother, Kerry, a while back? The one where I mentioned, that he mentioned, that he wanted his living room to look more like this: Well, I’ve been blogging about what we’re … Continue reading