After much thought and consideration, we decided to purchase the small house that is located in the lot next to our own home. It's only a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom bungalow/cottage, but the sell price was such that we have a decent budget to put some money into it...and maybe add some square footage to increase the… Continue reading Our First Rental Property
I am hesitant to even post about this because I'm almost certain I'll receive a slew of spam messages and emails asking me if I'm interested in refinancing...but, I feel it's necessary given the purpose of this blog. So here goes it. We have wanted to refinance for a while. For 1, my husband originally… Continue reading Refinancing Fun
Well, the hubby and I weren't really planning to get pregnant (especially because I just started a new full-time marketing job), but we just found out a few weeks ago that I'm expecting a little one in January. We are so excited and my step-kids are equally as thrilled- already taking bets on whether it's going to… Continue reading We’re Expecting!
So, you may or may not have noticed some changes around the site lately. Even though things are moving around a little bit, in the end it will all be better organized so that readers can find things easier. I'm hoping to have the new site finalized by Christmas so please bare with me during… Continue reading Change is good…
I just started using Pinterest to help me organize some of my ideas- my boards help me to see the things that inspire me all in one page. When I'm ready to tackle a project or when I'm looking for ideas for my next blog post, I pull from the photos on my boards. Each… Continue reading Follow me on Pinterest!
I can see it now: relaxing on the beach with an icy cocktail and the warm sun on my face. Ahhh...bliss. Well, even though we aren't quite there yet, I figured I'd get a head start on reshaping my home for the warmer weather. So, in honor of summer, here are some beach inspired home… Continue reading Just Beachy
Sending everyone lots of LOVE this Valentine's Day!!
Everytime I get started on a new home project, I begin with browsing through magazines and searching online for inspiration (which in most cases, is the best part). I look at all the beautiful rooms and often find myself wondering what amazing things I could do if only I had a million dollars...Ahhh...I could do… Continue reading If I Had A Million Dollars…
I would have posted sooner but we spent the holidays driving back and forth from Cleveland to Michigan. But in my opinion, it's never too late to wish someone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.