• Author Archives: Kevin

    Fall Table Ideas

    Tomorrow is Kate’s ” Fall Tablescapes and Vignettes” link party, so I wanted to pop on one more time today and share a couple of links so that I could join in on the fun over there tomorrow! These are super … Continue reading

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    More Than Our Casserole

    My friend Shannan recently wrote, “I believe that God puts people in all our lives that He wants us to be in relationships with. He wants more than our casserole and our free babysitting. He wants us to fall in … Continue reading

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    Purple Bedroom

    Kev and I surprised my Mom with a quick “happy birthday” guest bedroom makeover this past weekend, so I thought I’d share some pics of what we put together for her here on the blog today! It’s always fun to … Continue reading


    How To Install Cabinet Molding

    Happy How To’s Day! We’re spending some time celebrating our 7 year anniversary and a birthday this week, so we thought we’d pull up a popular post from the past for today’s how-to party. It’s the one about making your … Continue reading

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    DIY Mirror

    Hey there! Kev here. Like Lay mentioned in yesterday’s post, I’m here to show you how I made the sunburst mirror for my Mom and Dad’s porch. Thanks to Kate’s tutorial, it was really easy to put together. First, I … Continue reading


    Home SWEAT Home

    3 days at the beach with my bride = Totally. Awesome. Coming home to a backed up/leaking sewer pipe underneath our house= Totally. Stinky! I felt really bad for the guy who had to go under there and unclog everything. Those … Continue reading


    Hardwood Floor Sealer

    Well, we’re finally finished refinishing the office floor. Pretty amazing considering how loopy we both were by the time we got around to it sealing it. Here’s a clip of me (in full-on loopy mode) attempting to explain our process… … Continue reading

    Hardwood Floor in the Office

    Oil-Rubbed Bronze Knobs For My Bedside Chest

    Remember that cute little bedside chest I got from my friend Mary a while back? I finally hooked ‘er up with some knobs, so I can actually open the drawers without using a kitchen utensil now… I don’t know why I … Continue reading


    A Quick And Easy Way To Transform Your Curtains From Tab Top to Rod Pocket

    We had a bunch questions about how we altered our master bedroom curtains on an earlier post, so I’m gonna give Kev the reigns today and let him show just how easy it was to transform them from tab top, … Continue reading


    Tobacco Barn Antiques in Asheville, North Carolina

    Well, we’re all done shooting the cottage we’re staying at, and boy did we have fun photographing the place!  We finished up around noon today, so we decided to head over to Asheville and check out a place called “Tobacco … Continue reading