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Building a day bed for Reese’s mermaid room was challenging but rewarding. Noah’s background working as a carpenter in a custom cabinet shop certainly helped, but building unique furniture was a new test for us. Knowing we wanted to transition Reese from a crib to a ‘big girl bed’, and wanting something that fit the […]

making a day bed

01.27

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In the pursuit of relaxation and well-being, Noah and I decided to add an outdoor sauna on our property. Getting on a sauna can reap a lot of benefits, however with two little kids we don’t always have the time to go to a gym and use one. So we decided to bring the sauna […]

Installing DIY sauna

11.22

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We installed a stone patio in our backyard to hold our outdoor sauna, but there are a lot of different reasons someone may want to add a stone patio to their backyard. Transforming an outdoor space into a serene oasis often begins with the creation of a stone patio. A DIY stone patio not only […]

diy stone patio for our home sauna

11.22

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Flipping Houses is a thrilling adventure, filled with challenges and opportunities for creativity. In our latest project, we tackled the transformation of an old and dingy fireplace that desperately needed a makeover. From whitewashing the red brick to crafting a custom pine wood mantle, this DIY journey was both rewarding and educational. Whitewashing the Red […]

fireplace makeover

11.17

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If you want to add charm and character to your space without breaking the bank, you’re in for a treat. Today, we’re diving into the world of board and batten accent walls – a simple yet effective way to elevate the style of any room. Get ready to roll up your sleeves and let’s turn […]

DIY board and batten accent wall

11.14

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My favorite DIY projects are ones that can be completed in a day and make a significant impact on a space. This little DIY bathroom nook accent wall is precisely that! Let me walk you through how easy this process was so you can recreate this in your own home. First things first The first […]

DIY bathroom nook accent wall

11.05

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As parents, designing the nursery room is one of the most exciting things we get to do to welcome our new baby. It could be the nesting instinct to feel prepared for the new life we are bringing into the world or the fact that we had already decorated a nursery for our baby girl […]

Nursery room design ideas

08.17

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I am excited to share a recent nursery project for one of my close friends. I know that not everyone has a best friend waiting in the wings to make their nursery dreams come to life, so I created a little how-to that makes the process easy and fun! For this project, I relied on […]

nursery glider, crib and dresser

04.18

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Adding a murphy bed was the key element in turning our basement gym into a multi-functional room with capabilities such as a guest bedroom, a gym, and an office. It is a collapsible mechanism that can fold against a wall to create more usable space. Having it is a fantastic solution for maximizing space in […]

DIY murphy bed

03.24

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One of our good friends recently hired a contractor to renovate their kitchen. Her vision was to turn her outdated kitchen into a French country-themed kitchen with earthy tones, a stone backsplash and warm gold elements. However, her contractor informed her that he was uncomfortable installing a stone backsplash or open shelving, so Noah and […]

09.22

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Reese’s playhouse is our most famous project and easily our personal favorite. What started as a glimmer in our eye and a half-serious “hey, ya know what would be kinda cool..” turned into a transformative project for our basement and the entire house. Inspired by Harry Potter’s under-the-stairs bedroom, we decided we wanted to pursue […]

09.01

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Installing wallpaper can vary depending on the type of wallpaper you are using. For our Playhouse project for Reese, I wanted to add something bright and fun right when you opened the door. Most of our home is pretty neutral, and I wanted this space to feel completely different, so we chose to go with […]

08.11

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One of our good friends recently hired a contractor to renovate their kitchen. Her vision was to turn her outdated kitchen into a French country-themed kitchen with earthy tones, a stone backsplash and warm gold elements. However, her contractor informed her that he was uncomfortable installing a stone backsplash or open shelving, so Noah and […]

How to Install Stone Backsplash