It’s my favorite time of year – Autumn! That means apple picking, donuts and cider, hayrides, and the pumpkin patch. Last weekend was our first visit to the pumpkin patch and my daughter had a blast. Seriously, she’s still talking about it. The best part about going so early in the season is that the weather… Continue reading Autumn Bucket List: The Pumpkin Patch
It’s been just over a year of living in our “new” house. We moved in June 2014 and endured a full Winter in Western New York without utilizing our fireplace. This year I wanted to make sure we had the ambiance and warmth of our fireplace during the colder months, so I hired a chimney inspector.… Continue reading That’s a lot of wood!
A couple weeks ago it was hot here – real hot. Summer didn’t want to let go. Too hot that I needed to focus my energy from the garden to somewhere in our cushy air conditioned house. Let me just say, this is the first time I’ve lived with air conditioning and I will never go… Continue reading Half-bath Update
Our old house was a 1,300 sq ft., 3 bedroom cape nestled in a sweet tree-lined neighborhood. After having our first daughter, reality set in and we knew we needed more room. We moved in June of 2014, leaving a piece of hearts in this home. Family Room: Kitchen: Nursery: Master Bedroom: Bathroom: Office: Photo… Continue reading Our Old House
It’s this overwhelming feeling that everything needs to be in order by the time baby arrives. When I was pregnant with my first baby, I started “nesting” around the 6 month mark. During that stint I refinished two dressers, painted baby’s room a pale pink (from a dark brown), painted our stairs, and redecorated our… Continue reading Nesting.