Lighting and other Fixtures

Lighting and other Fixtures

Below you’ll find direct links to the items we are using in our home. I’ll update the list as we go. Disclosure: some links are affiliate links     Sconce   LED Edison Bulbs 4000K   Glass pendant over kitchen sink   Small Flush Mount…

Master Bath Design Boards

Master Bath Design Boards

I realized the other day that I needed to have the master freestanding tub decided so the plumber could rough in for the drain before the foundation is poured. Some tubs have the drain in the center, some on one end. And I needed to…

Christmas Ornament Cookies

Christmas Ornament Cookies

One of my favorite Christmas traditions is to make cookies.  There are so many memories made in the kitchen.  I pulled up this old recipe from 8 years ago to make this year’s cookies, and I realized that when I made these ornaments, I was…

Here we go!

Here we go!

We just got our building permits!  We are really doing this…building a house for our family.  It’s overwhelming and I just have to have faith that even though I don’t have every step and detail figured out, that it will all work out. I designed…

Homemade Sunscreen

Homemade Sunscreen

When my boys were 3 and 2 years old, we took them to the beach.  Each morning, we’d coat them head to toe in store-bought baby sunscreen.  The brand was one that I considered more natural and safe. Everyday, about an hour later, they’d be…

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for ALL kinds of dads

Father’s Day Gift Ideas for ALL kinds of dads

Dads come in all types and they deserve to be appreciated everyday, but especially on Father’s Day.  Ties and socks are out! Whether the dad in your life is into music, beer, cars, working out, grilling, or the great outdoors, we have some great ideas…