How to Buy Quality Used Furniture

I am a used-furniture-buying convert. I used to scoff at the idea of buying used furniture and would’ve never dreamed of purchasing more than 50% of the furniture in my house secondhand! Why? The idea of used furniture was kind of icky – who knows where that piece had been? However, when searching for mid-century […]
happy modern living room

Happy Modern Living Room Decor Ideas

Sometimes, I can’t decide whether I’d like my home decor to imitate classic, Scandinavian minimalism or whether I want to saturate every corner with color. To my delight, I discovered a nice combination of these two very different styles that some people call “happy modern.” Keep reading to find out what it is and how […]
What We Wished We Knew Before Buying a House

What We Wished We Knew Before Buying a House

For Jessica and I, buying our first house was an emotional moment and one of the most “adult” things we had done up until that point in our lives. Though it was a lot of fun looking at different houses and envisioning our dream home, there was also a lot of information to take in […]
Open Floor Plan Empty House Tour

Open Floor Plan Empty House Tour

Hey friends! Thanks for all your well-wishes towards us and our new house. Many of you have been asking to see the inside. It’s currently a giant, empty space, so we give you – our empty house tour! Open Floor Plan Here’s the layout of the house: I absolutely love the open floor plan. A […]
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French Provincial Bedroom Decor Ideas

As some of you may know, we just bought our first house. Some days I still can’t believe it! But after all the headaches during the buying process comes the fun part – furnishing and decorating our house! We want to furnish the house slowly and only buy what we need first. Little decorations and […]
New Year, New Home

New Year, New Home

Happy New Year! We have an especially exciting new announcement – we just bought a house! Sometimes, I still can’t believe we did this – it’s probably the most adult thing I’ve ever done in my life! It was most certainly a learning opportunity. The home-buying process was such a roller coaster for us. There […]