What’s been going on lately

I’m slowly making my way back into blogging after our new arrival. ...more

New Arrival

We are happy to announce the birth of our son Ryan! We have actually been home a couple of weeks and just trying to get in the swing of things. He was 7 lbs 7 ounces and 20 inches ....more

Nursery Sources

I shared our nursery reveal the other day, and today am back with the sources. I did a post on the process for choosing the navy paint color, and we went with...more

Navy and Green Boy’s Nursery Finished!

The nursery is done! Now we’re just waiting the arrival of this little guy. I’m giving a quick update today, and I’ll do a source post soon ....more

The One Thing We Didn’t Replace in the Bathroom + a Giveaway!

When we did our hallway bath renovation a little while back, we decided to keep the original toilet. Everything else in the bathroom is brand new, but the toilet was in fine working order, and to me, a toilet is a toilet. It’s an American Standard, and I think it might be the original from when our house was built in the 80′s ....more

New Camera

I have a confession. I’ve been blogging for nearly 4 years with an old point and shoot, and it was time for an upgrade. The big push was now that we have a baby on the way,...more

Nursery Progress + Bump Pic + a Giveaway!

We are in full swing getting this nursery ready. Over the past few years, the third bedroom had turned into a dumping ground for all things without a home, so one big task lately has been cleaning it out. The past couple weekends we have forced ourselves to start going through everything bit by bit ....more

My Signature Style

My friend Carrie from Making Lemonade asked me the other day to be part of a Signature Style Series with 22 other bloggers. It’s lasting all week, and I’ve got links down at the bottom of this post to everyone posting today. Today is day one, and I wanted to first give a shout out to Beth at Unskinny Boppy who is up today as well ....more

It’s a…

…boy! We couldn’t be more thrilled (and in case you missed it, here’s my original announcement). We would have been thrilled with a girl too, but now things feel more real and it’s fun to get started thinking about nursery decorating ....more

1940′s Rental Bathroom Remodel

First things first, a few small...more