Monthly Archives: September 2011

color by room: the entry

My hands-down biggest concern about building a new home, particularly in our price range (aka we’re not building a completely custom, budgetless dream home) was that I didn’t want it to look like everything else in the new construction market. … Continue reading

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It’s been four years, but it feels we’ve been married longer (in a good way) and yet when I hear the song to which I walked down the aisle to him, it still stops me in my tracks and I … Continue reading

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color by room: the kitchen

I can’t really just talk about the kitchen in our house without addressing the whole first floor. The main level of our new house is really just one big space – our kitchen and living room open up into each … Continue reading

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Building Our Home: Week 2

Hard to tell from the street view, but behind us is a big old hole in the ground! (Below is a pic taken on Page’s phone from the night before to get a better idea…It’s all starting to feel real … Continue reading

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color by room: the guest room

The common thread throughout the rooms in our new house will be a neutral grey color. While we’re both in love with the grey, these kids need some color. (There’s nothing worse that walking from one room to the next … Continue reading

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stuff that moves me.

I have a board on Pinterest that doesn’t really fit any one category – I just call it “stuff that moves me”…moves me to laugh out loud, moves my heart to swell, moves me to think or to act. Just … Continue reading

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