Dream Cabin in Highlands, NC

This past weekend the hubs and I spent the weekend in Highlands, NC. My birthday was a few weekends ago so it was a little belated bday celebration. We’ve been to Highlands a few times now, mainly for their culinary weekend in the fall, but thought it would be fun to experience it at a […] The post Dream Cabin in Highlands, NC appeared first on Megan Brooke Handmade ....more

Appliances, Hardwood Flooring, Plumbing, Oh My!

Ya’ll, we are getting so close to the finish line! We are 94% done. There’s only a few more things to get accomplished but then after that, we’ll be at the mercy of the inspectors and the city before we’ll be able to move in ....more

Renovation Update:: Let There Be Light

Tap tap. Is anyone out there? I know it’s been a while since I posted ....more

Renovation Update:: Exterior Painted & Stained

Did you guys think I fell off the face of the earth? Sorry for so much silence. I’ve been trying to work on being more intentional about my time and over the last few weeks that’s equaled blog silence ....more

Around Here:: January Edition

It’s officially a new year and for most, it’s back to the daily grind of work and school. I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed some much needed time off over the holidays. It’s been really rainy and gray so while I did get some productive things done, I also allowed myself to be lazy […] The post Around Here:: January Edition appeared first on Megan Brooke Handmade ....more

Word of the Year:: Intention

I’m not one to make New Year’s resolutions....more

Merry Christmas from Our Family to Yours

I wish I could have sent each and every one of you a Christmas card this year. But, I did promise I would share with you the Christmas cards I sent this year. We took this photo back in January when we went to Colorado with my husband’s family ....more

Renovation Update:: Countertop Installation

Last week we checked another thing off the list for our house, countertops! Several months back I shared with you guys that we went with quartz countertops and shared a few reasons why. We are so excited to finally see these beauties installed and couldn’t be more pleased with how they turned out ....more

Using & Styling Furniture in Different Ways

Progress on the house has slowed down a bit. I think partly due to Thanksgiving and then Christmas coming up. It seems like holidays throw a wrench in the timeline and schedule ....more

Renovation Update:: We Have Cabinets

I’m finally getting into the Christmas spirit. Last night after work I went out and did a little Christmas shopping, and all the Christmas decor and Christmas music playing got me finally excited for this time of year. It also helps that our house now smells like Christmas thanks to a wonderfully winter wall diffuser ....more